Patient Finance Service Associate II - Hospital Billing
Company: Maine Medical Center
Posted on: March 25, 2020
- Position Summary
- This is the second level of a revenue cycle career path within
PFS. Responsible for all facets of patient accounting including the
appropriate billing, cash posting, cash reconciliation, refund
processing and follow up of patient insurance claims within filing
limits to support proper account completion and closure prior to
120 days post patient discharge or date of service. Works within a
team based setting and ensures that workloads are distributed
evenly. Responsible to perform the necessary account research
required to determine proper governmental requirements prior to any
claims submission and repayment of receipts. Supports the overall
success of Patient Financial Services by demonstrating flexibility,
collaboration and cooperation in a High Performance Work Team
(HPWT) environment while, maintaining a high level of production
and service quality. Continues to gain knowledge in all areas of
Patient Financial Services to follow the Maine Health growth
- Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
- Education: High School graduate or GED.
- Experience: 9 months in a related Healthcare Field. Hospital or
Provider Based billing experience preferred.
- Able to work in a high volume, fast paced work environment and
perform and prioritize multiple tasks simultaneously.
- Proficiencies: Keyboard and data entry skills required.
Computer experience is required with Microsoft Word and Excel,
e-mail, and internet communication, as well as the ability to work
effectively with electronic work quality monitoring and electronic
- Requires the employee to have experience with or the capability
to be trained to solve problems and work towards solutions in an
independent and/or team manner.
- Proven Proficiency in working a minimum of one role (billing or
validation or collections) for one payer (hospital) or one
specialty (physician) or proficiency in performing all duties
required for cash posting (both manual and electronic) or refunds
for all payers: hospitals or physicians.
- Specialized Knowledge: Hospital or Provider Based billing, cash
posting or refunds preferred.
- Working knowledge of CPT, HCPCS, ICD9/10 codes.
We offer benefits that support an individual's needs for today and
flexibility to plan for tomorrow. Our package includes health and
dental insurances, paid parental leave, retirement program,
generous paid time off, and much more! Our comprehensive array of
benefits are competitive, affordable, and include choices that meet
specific, but ever changing, needs.
MaineHealth is a not-for-profit integrated health system consisting
of eight local hospital systems, a comprehensive behavioral
healthcare network, diagnostic services, home health agencies, and
over 19,000 employees. It is the largest health system in northern
New England and provides preventive care, diagnosis and treatment
to 1.1 million residents in Maine and New Hampshire.
With a career at any of the MaineHealth locations, you'll be
working with healthcare professionals that truly value the people
around them - both within the walls of the organization and the
neighborhoods that surround it. We are deeply invested in the
wellbeing of our communities and employees. We believe in fostering
a work environment of strong commitment, compassionate caring and
continuous improvement. Our care - and the science behind that care
- is top rate. Join us and your abilities will be challenged and
enhanced as you take your career to another level.
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