Northwell Health A/R Representative II - Westchester Health - CBO in Katonah, New York

Req Number 001YCN

Job Category Billing Clerical

Job Description

*1. Prepares, posts and reviews work batches to ensure accuracy of accounts.

*2. Reviews daily work list and reports for action or payment.

*3. Makes determinations on account status based on aging and amount.

*4. Investigates duplicate payments and takes appropriate action.

*5. Handles government and commercial insurance error claims for action. Uses appropriate software to follow claim activity.

*6. Performs various billing, collection and third party reimbursement functions.

*7. Reviews patient files for archive criteria in preparation for microfiche and CD Rom applications.

*8. Evaluates, determines and makes recommendations for best practice methods of handling accounts receivable situations.

*9. Attends to telephone inquiries, audits and mail as they apply to accounts receivable.

*10. Performs related duties, as required.

*ADA Essential Functions

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required. Medical Billing Trade-School, preferred.

  • Minimum of two (2) years related work experience (in a Patient Accounting Dept. preferred) to ensure familiarity with the technical and administrative aspects of third party billing and accounts receivable.

  • Knowledge of and experience with Managed Care contracts and Contract Management, preferred.