Employer: Virginia Mason Memorial Hospital
The Revenue Cycle Representative I is responsible for accurate registration information, performing and obtaining payer financial coverage verification, service approvals, and utilization requirements. Actively participates in problem solving and recommends methods of improvement. Analyzes and performs efficient account activity research, identifies solutions and initiates appropriate course of action. Competently performs relief and backup coverage for team/group. Manages accounts in a timely manner. Performs accurate system entry of account information. Evaluate own performance and strive for improvements. Continuously look for ways to improve process, procedure, and workflows. Participate in developing and learning new procedures. Organize work to make optimum use of time and abilities. Work and plan with co-workers for times when cooperative effort is needed. Demonstrate effective communication skills. Performs other related work and support activities as needed.
QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent required
Experience: Experience preferred in medical payer coverage and referral requirements.
Level I: Entry Level, novice experience.
Level II: At least one year in current position or prior equivalent experience, proven competence in job functions, other criteria as developed by manager (e.g., exams, certifications, other).
Level III: Master of functions, serves or is capable of serving as team lead, mentors/assists other staff.
Level of Business Knowledge/Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Medical terminology/Clerical/Customer Service required. Understanding of ICD 9, ICD 10 and CPT codes preferred.
At Virginia Mason Memorial, our vision is to "create healthy communities one person at a time." This means that each member of our award-winning team works to provide our patients, and their families, with the best medical and individual care possible.
Why do we do what we do? As the region's leading health care provider and Yakima's largest employer, we believe that by improving health, we will transform Yakima! We work together to demonstrate our values of Respect, Accountability, Teamwork, Stewardship, and Innovation for everyone who walks through our doors, patients and coworkers alike. Does this sound like the place for you? We would love to hear from you! Come be the best of the best with us!
We offer competitive benefits and compensation, including a generous 401K plan, medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, an employee wellness clinic and leadership development and education.
"Yakima Valley Memorial Hospital provides reasonable accommodations to assist qualified individuals in order to perform the essential duties/requirements their job requires. The description is intended to provide only basic guidelines for meeting job requirements and serves as merely a summary rather than a complete listing of duties. Responsibilities, knowledge, skills, abilities, and working conditions may change as needs evolve. This job description does not constitute a contract as employment is at will."
Configurated Hours: Configuration 40 hour work week - Overtime accrues when working over 40 hours in a Sunday - Saturday work week
Contact Person: Derek Palmer
Location: Yakima, WA
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ