Employer: Astria Sunnyside Hospital
Experience: Minimum three years’ experience within a hospital business office required.
Education: High school diploma/GED required. Associates Degree or equivalent from two-year College preferred.
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Strong computer skills required; Hospital billing software, must type 50+ WPM with accuracy. Outstanding customer service skills, excellent written and verbal communications, ability to multi-task and strong organizational skills required. Knowledge of the Fair Debt Collection Practice Act, bankruptcy laws, and medical terminology, coding preferred. Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
Licenses/Registrations/Certifications: AAHAM or HFMA Certification or Coding certification Preferred
Under the direction of the Business Office Manager, this position manages all day to day operations of the hospital accounts receivable including: billing, and collections workflow and processes. This individual must possess exceptional human relation skills with regard to working with outside entities, patient interface, direct contact and care. This individual will assist the Business Office Manager to ensure that all billing and follow up with regards to the hospital is done in a timely manner. This individual ensures an excellent image of Astria Sunnyside Hospital and Astria Health Clinics and must be able to effectively communicate and be able to exercise good judgment.
WORKING CONDITIONS & PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
Work is primarily performed in an office setting and is considered sedentary work. Sedentary work involves sitting most of the time. Walking and standing are required only occasionally. Requires exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and/or negligible amount of force frequently or constantly to lift, carry, push, pull or otherwise move objects. Requires normal/corrected vision and hearing to normal range. Requires good manual and finger dexterity to operate computers, phones, and handle documents. The worker is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions.
Location: Sunnyside, WA
Application Method: Online
Base Pay: DOQ