Patient Financial Services Rep/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Patient Financial Services Rep/UKHC

Requisition Number:

RE26677

Working Title:

Patient Financial Services Representative

Department Name:

H4027: REV Cycle MGT-PFE

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:

07

Salary Range:

$15.26-23.98/hour

Type of Position:

Staff

Position Time Status :

Full-Time

Required Education:

AA

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http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience:

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification:

None

Physical Requirements:

This position requires regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time; and occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 25 pounds; lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects weighing up to 50 pounds; and performing tasks with repetitive motions.

Shift:

Sunday through Thursday; 8:00 am – 4:30 pm.

Job Summary:

Under the Patient Advocate Supervisor’s direction, the Patient Financial Services Representative – is responsible for screening patients for Medicaid, financial assistance, and disability, if applicable. The representative is expected to be familiar with the hospital and departmental policies and procedures, utilize all hospital and department resources to accomplish the assigned job duties. The representative will participate in unit and Enterprise activities to improve efficiency, quality, safety, and patient satisfaction. The representative must be certified CAC for Medicaid enrollment within the first 60 days of employment.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

The ideal candidate will be customer service oriented; possess in-depth HIPAA knowledge; have the ability to multi-task with a strong emphasis on accuracy and attention to detail; be proficient in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, and Excel; have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal); have solid time management, critical thinking, follow-through, and planning and organizational skills; and have a high level of respect for confidentiality.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :

No

Preferred Education/Experience:

Associate degree; third party insurance claims follow-up/collections experience; and medical, office and/or clerical work preferred. Previous experience working with patient accounts/HIPAA is highly preferred.

Deadline to Apply:

03/02/2021

University 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.

 

 

 

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Job No:
Posted: 2/25/2021
Application Due: 3/6/2021
Work Type: Full Time
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