Medicare PFS Collector II in Atlanta, GA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 5/19/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Atlanta, GA
  • Job Type:
    Other
  • Experience:
    Up to 5 year(s)
  • Date Posted:
    5/19/2018

Job Description

Job #:  841161

Apex Systems has an immediate need for a Hospital Billing and Collection Specialist in the Dunwoody, GA area. These candidates would be responsible for handling hospital billing and collection activities in the Patient Financial Services Aged Receivable Unit.

 

Position: Medicare Collector 

Location: Dunwoody, GA

Duration: Over 1 year contract (with the possibility to be extended)

Candidates MUST HAVE hospital billing experience

 

Responsibilities:

  • Perform billing/collection functions relevant to the Patient Financial Services area in a manner that consistently meets or exceeds a score of 95% in key performance criteria to be measured by Quality Assurance audits
  • Maintain thorough and detailed knowledge of collection laws and third party payer claims processing and ensures compliance with state laws regarding all cash processes as evident through cash collections
  • Perform hospital billing and rebilling functions as appropriate and exhibits extensive knowledge of all bill forms and filing requirements
  • Identify and resolve problems and make recommendations for process improvements that will benefit PFS
  • Continually seek to understand and act upon customer needs, concerns and priorities
  • Meet customer expectations and requirements and gain customer trust and respect

Experience:

  • 3-5 years of Billing and Collection experience
  • 2 to 3 years of Medicare experience
  • Ability to recognize and identify payer trends and communicate effectively to PFS Leadership Team
  • Experience with UB04 claims
  • Demonstrate an excellent understanding of benefits requirements, on-line claims status, submission, and reconciliation procedures Proficient in understanding of state insurance laws and the various appeals processes including but not limited to Insurance Commission filings
  • Understanding of Medicare, Medicaid, Managed Care and Commercial Insurance/Self-Pay and Third Party regulations and outcomes.
  • Strong working knowledge of current patient accounting and claims editing applications in a hospital environment.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.