Temporary Accounting Technician

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University of Colorado - School of Dental Medicine

Accounting Technician II

Position #:  00777185

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment.  We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/cu-careers 

The School of Dental Medicine on the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus has openings for full-time temporary Accounting Technician positions in support of the School’s response to COVID-19 and its clinical operations. 

Job Responsibilities

Job responsibilities and duties are subject to fluctuate with little or no prior notice.  Assignments may include one or more of the following areas:

    Cashiering – Responsibility for collecting and processing patient payments on-siteAccounting Technician – Responsibilities include:  adding/updating insurance, collecting balances owed, answering phone (finance line) to address questions and collect payments, submit pre-authorizations to insurance, collect signed Medicaid disclosure forms, process mail, process insurance payments, providing assistance to faculty/students/coordinators regarding patient finances and insurance inquiries/issues, posting payments to patient ledgers, managing various financial reports in axiUmPatient/Faculty/Staff Check-In – Responsibility for asking and recording responses to screening questions, taking temperatures, ensuring compliance with mask wearing and greeting individuals upon entry to the building. Social Distancing Monitoring – Responsibility for ensuring 6-foot distancing and one-way flowing throughout the building.   Ensure entrance and exiting through appropriate locations, and monitoring elevator capacity. 
Physical Demands

May include standing or being stationary for long periods of time. 


The hiring rate for this position has been established at $19/ hour. 

The above salary rate represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the rate at the time of posting.

The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background checks for all new employees prior to their employment.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line. 


Benefits: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/benefits.

Total Compensation Calculator: https://www.cu.edu/employee-services/total-compensation


Diversity and Equity:

Please click here for information on disability accommodations: https://www1.ucdenver.edu/offices/human-resources/employee-relations-performance/ada-compliance

Office of Equity: https://www1.ucdenver.edu/offices/equity

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.

Minimum Qualifications

At least two years of cashiering/technical accounting experience that is relevant to the job duties as outlined above.  Applicants must have familiarity working with a computer and software programs.  Flexibility and ability to adapt to constant change and direction is a must.

Core Competencies

    Ability to communicate effectively, both in writing and orally. Outstanding interpersonal and customer service skills.
Must be willing and available to work evenings and weekends as needed.

Preferred Qualifications:            

Proficiency in the Spanish language

Prior experience in a healthcare setting

Job Category: Professional Support Services
Primary Location: Aurora
Schedule: Full-time
Posting Date: Apr 2, 2021
Unposting Date: Ongoing




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Job No:
Posted: 4/3/2021
Application Due: 4/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time