Account Clerk 3 - Patient Financial Service (Req2912)

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Account Clerk 3 - Patient Financial Service (Req2912)

  • Employment Type: Staff - Regular
  • Employee Class: Classif'd Full Time AFSCME HSC
  • Bargaining Unit: AFSCME
  • Shift: 1
  • Work Hours: 8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
  • Hours Per Week: 40
  • FTE: 1
  • Location: HSC Support
  • Department: Patient Financial Svcs
  • Number of Openings: 1
  • Salary Range: Starting hourly rate $15.72
  • Grade: Classified AFSCME HSC - C1271
  • Float: No
  • Rotate: No
  • On Call: No
  • Travel: No
  • Weekend/Holiday: No
  • Requisition ID: req2912
  • Position Control Number (PCN): H96604
  • Posting Period: open until filled
  • To promote the highest levels of health and well-being, theUniversity of Toledo campuses are tobacco-free.  To further this effort, the University of Toledo Health Science Campus MedicalCenter is requiring candidates for employment to be nicotine-free.  Pre-employment health screening requirementswill include cotinine (nicotine) testing, as well as drug and other requiredhealth screenings for the position. The employment offer is conditional uponsuccessful completion of a cotinine test and Occupational Health clearance.

    Position Description:

    To ensure the financial stability and lawfulness of the University of Toledo Medical Center by applying payments and contractual adjustments to patient accounts according to remittance advice accompanying the payment from all third party payers in compliance with Federal, State, local and private regulations. This position performs task of posting cash timely to the accounts receivable according to policies and procedures of The University of Toledo Medical Center.


    Qualifications/Knowledge, Skills & Abilities High school diploma or equivalent Two courses in college or high school accounting/medical insurance or 6 months Patient Financial Services experience Experience with applications of adding machine or calculator Data Entry experience required Excel experience required 6 months insurance experience required Ability to understand and calculate insurance contractual adjustments required Ability to understand and process insurance payment retractions required Experience posting insurance payments via Electronic Remittance Advise required

  • Experience with Star Patient Accounting System preferred
  • Knowledge of accounts receivable practices and procedures  Communication and other skills:         Ability to positively interact with a diverse internal and external customer base Ability to resolve problems involving several variables  Good verbal and written communication skills Absolute accuracy is required  Must be dependable 

    Working Conditions:1. Works in a professional office environment with possible high stress levels. 2. Perform multiple tasks with interruptions.3. Ability to work independently.4. Ability to keep up with a fast pace environment.5. Ability to work at a computer for extended periods of time

    The above list of duties is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this classification. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive list of duties performed by the people so classified, nor is it intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign, direct and control the work of employees under his/her supervision.

    The University of Toledo is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer. The University of Toledo does not discriminate in employment, educational programs, or activities on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, age, ancestry, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, military or veteran status, disability, familial status, or political affiliation.

    The University of Toledo provides reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. If you require accommodation to complete this application, or for testing or interviewing, please contact the Human Resources Department at 419-530-4747 between the hours of 8:30AM and 5:00PM or apply online for an accommodation request.

    Computer access is available at most public libraries and at the Office of Human Resources located in the Center for Administrative Support on the Main Campus of the University of Toledo, or at the satellite HR Office located at the Facilities Services Building, Suite 1000 on the Health Science Campus.




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    Job No:
    Posted: 4/2/2021
    Application Due: 6/1/2021
    Work Type: Full Time