KVH: Patient Financial Specialist - Home Health - Ellensburg, WA

Employer: Kittitas Valley Healthcare

Job Description:
Company Description
KVH is an integrated healthcare delivery system that includes 24-hour emergency care, inpatient, and outpatient hospital services through KVH Hospital. Clinics and services provided include family medicine, internal medicine, a geriatric nurse practitioner program, home health and hospice, physical therapy, orthopedics, general surgery, pediatrics, women’s health, and urgent care.

Kittitas Valley Healthcare expects all employees to uphold our Vision & Mission. The KVH Vision, Mission & Guiding Principles can be found at http://www.kvhealthcare.org/mission-and-vision.

KVH puts ‘employee care’ high on the priority list, with health benefits like low cost medical, dental, and vision insurance and a robust employee wellness program. KVH offers company contribution toward your choice of medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage, including coverage available for spouses/ domestic partners, and dependent children. KVH believes that continuing education is critical to our mission and vision. We have implemented many educational programs such as the Medical Assistant Apprenticeship program and certification pay to encourage continuing education. We want our employees to know they are valued. One of the ways we show this is by quickly vesting employees, making them pension eligible after just one year of part-time status. To view more details about the comprehensive benefits package we offer to eligible employees visit our website -

Benefits - KV Healthcare


Job Description
Responsible for analyzing Home Health & Hospice medical records to ensure supporting billing documentation is in place, certification periods are met and clinical documentation is within industry guidelines and Medicare requirements; reviews documentation and applies appropriate code for billing; obtains insurance verification and prior authorizations; monitors and works daily billing errors and A/R; participates in the creation and implementation of standard work for daily, weekly and monthly document verification and chart audits. Provides patient scheduling for field clinicians.

What is required...

High school diploma or GED
One year of patient account billing

What is preferred...
AA or Bachelor’s Degree
Previous experience in medical billing with commercial insurance and Medicare/Medicaid
Previous experience in a medical records environment
Previous medical office experience with exposure to medical records, scheduling, high volume phone systems and medical transcription
Experience in home health and hospice coding and billing
Certified Coder
Bilingual; English/Spanish

Additional Information
Wage: Wage range currently starts at $20.39/hour and goes up to $30.90/hour. Actual wage will be based on years' of applicable experience.

FTE: 1.0 = 40 hours/week

Benefits: This position is benefits eligible

Contact Person:
Application Method: Apply online https://jobs.smartrecruiters.com/KittitasValleyHealthcare/743999930830371-patient-financial-specialist-home-health-full-time-40-hours-week-
Base Pay: Starting at $20.39/hour

Posted on September 18, 2023

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