Ascension Health Third Party Payer Rep/ St Mary's Hospital/ Patient Accounting 001/ Full-Time, Day, 80 hours, Bi-Weekly in Amsterdam, New York

Job ID: 221745

Third Party Payer Rep/ St Mary's Hospital/ Patient Accounting 001/ Full-Time, Day, 80 hours, Bi-Weekly

Amsterdam, New York

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Third Party Payer Rep

City, State: Amsterdam,NY

Location: St Mary's Hospital

Department: Patient Accounting 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Day, 80 hours, Bi-Weekly

Marketing Statement

St. Mary’s Healthcare in Amsterdam, N.Y., part of Ascension, features an award-winning acute care hospital, primary and specialty care centers throughout Fulton and Montgomery counties, more than 30 behavioral health services for persons in Fulton, Montgomery and Hamilton counties, a full continuum of physical rehabilitation services and a 160-bed nursing home. The organization has earned exceptional national rankings for excellence in medicine and has a continuing commitment to provide an exceptional patient experience.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Researches, analyzes and reconciles patient account receivables, refunds, claims processing, reimbursement practices and/or revenue cycle management.

Responsibilities:

  • Processes claims including claims generation, data entry, edits and follow-up to ensure proper billing practices.

  • Maintains and applies knowledge of current regulatory and departmental requirements.

  • Evaluates accounts and prepares adjustments for debit/credit and corrects discrepancies as necessary.

  • Assists with orienting, training and mentoring team members. Supports other staff members as needed.

  • Extensive knowledge of all third party payer contracts as well as APG and APC regulations

  • Provides coverage for third party billing representative, when necessary

  • Demonstrates ability to compile follow up reports and interpret the critical accounts for review on a consistent basis

  • Organizes and prioritizes work to ensure inpatient and outpatient primary/secondary accounts are reviewed according to guidelines within established timeframes

Qualifications

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent

    Work Experience:

  • 3 years of relevant experience is required

How To Apply

In order to be considered for any open position, please complete a St. Mary's Healthcare online application, by clicking the "apply now" button. Additionally, you may include your resume and other documents as attachments. Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.

In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:

(1) Human Resources located at St. Mary's Hospital, 427 Guy Park Ave, Amsterdam, NY 12010

(2) Human Resources located at Amsterdam Memorial Campus, 4988 State Hwy 30, Amsterdam, NY 12010.

We regret that we are unable to respond to each and every application received. Only those candidates of interest will be contacted directly.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Mary’s Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.

State and Federal laws prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital status or sexual orientation.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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