Patient Services Coordinator/UKHC

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Posting Details

Job TitlePatient Services Coordinator/UKHCRequisition NumberRE24802Working TitleCustomer Service DME Intake Coordinator/UKHCDepartment NameH5000: CHANDLER - RETAIL PHARMACYWork LocationLexington, KYGrade Level07Salary Range$15.26-23.98/hourType of PositionStaffPosition Time Status Full-TimeRequired Education

HS

Click here for more information about equivalencies:http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalenciesRequired Related Experience

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification

None

Physical Requirements

The ability to lift, carry, push and pull objects up to 25 pounds on a daily basis, kneel and bend, as well as stand, walk, and sit for extended periods of time. Tasks will involve repetitive motions.

Shift

Primarily day shifts; may include some weekends and holidays. Hours and days of the week subject to change based on needs of department.

Job Summary

The department of pharmacy is seeking a dependable, full-time, self-motivated, experienced Medical Billing Specialist for a Durable Medical Equipment (DME) business. Prior experience with Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance billing and companies is required and knowledge of DME billing systems is a plus. This position will be responsible for intake information for referrals, maintaining patient records, CMN preparation, benefits investigations for new patients and re-verification for current patients, and additional administrative tasks as assigned. The successful individual in this role will be organized, have excellent attention to detail, the ability to evaluate options and make decisions efficiently, and dedication to quality patient care.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Computer/Microsoft Office Suite; strong customer service skills; and excellent organizational and time management skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? NoPreferred Education/Experience

• The ideal candidate will have medical office or billing experience, experience with insurance verification, and/or familiarity with DME equipment and DME patient management software.
• Experience interpreting/processing explanation of benefits (EOB) and insurance denials, ability to resolve past due claims, and knowledge of insurance payer specific prior authorization requirements is preferred.

Deadline to Apply10/26/2020University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * Please choose the response that best represents your amount of paid, full-time employment experience in a hospital, healthcare, and/or HME/DME setting.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  2. * Please choose the response that best describes your amount of paid, full-time employment experience working with insurance pre-authorizations, insurance denials, and interpreting EOBs.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  3. * Do you have experience in coordination of care including scheduling multiple appointments for referrals and other services?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have knowledge of medical terminology including ICD 10 coding?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please describe your experience with Medicare, Medicaid, and/or private insurance billing.

    (Open Ended Question)

  6. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * University of Kentucky HealthCare seeks to attract, develop and retain highly skilled and competent employees, to provide the best experience for every patient, every time. If selected for a position, do you agree to abide by the UK HealthCare Values of diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork?
    • Yes
    • No
  8. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above
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