Maintains systematic set of enterprise accounts receivable transaction records through posting payments, adjustments, and transactions edits to individual patient accounts and all non-patient related payments. Receives Transaction detail from patients, insurance carriers, government agencies, and legal offices and interprets and accurately post transactions into the patient accounting system. May scan checks for direct deposit, and process credit card payments. Balances daily transactions. Balances and reconciles receipts, bank statements, and makes deposits to appropriate bank accounts. Prepares and distributes payment and adjustment reports as required. Performs all adjustments and denials on insurance vouchers and self-pay accounts as required per policy. Ensures appropriate payment/adjustment detail and audits for initial appropriate payment/adjustment per contract rates, appealing underpayments if required. Documents account denials and payment variances. Responsible for billing secondary payers and patient balances. Answers patient inquiries regarding account transactions.
Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills: Must be proficient with computer applications, excellent mathematical skills and ability to handle monies. Excellent communication and customer service skills. Strong organizational and analytical skills; innovative with ability to identify and solve problems. Able to adapt, prioritize and meet deadlines. Knowledge of accounting principles.
Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification: 2 or more years experience with general ledger and/or accounts receivable. 1 or more years of experience with commercial/government insurance and credit management.
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.
Job:Access / Business Services
Primary Location:Central San Diego County-LA JOLLA-SCRIPPS MED FOUNDATION ADMINISTRATION
Work Locations:SCRIPPS MED FOUNDATION ADMINISTRATION10010 CAMPUS POINT DRIVELA JOLLA92037
Other Locations:Central San Diego County-SAN DIEGO-SCRIPPS CLINIC - RANCHO BERNARDO
Job Posting:Aug 21, 2017, 3:59:46 PM
Benefit Status:FT - FULL-TIME WITH BENEFITS
Internal ID: 1021380