Emory University Patient Accounts Rep in Atlanta, Georgia

73806BR

Job Requisition ID:

73806BR

Department:

721605:SOM: Emory Med Care Foundation

Job Description:

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Responsible for collection and follow-up of all accounts assigned prior to, during or after admission and discharge.

  • Communicates the university's or clinical / healthcare financial policies to all patients.

  • Identifies patients who require early financial counseling intervention.

  • Provides information regarding resources for patients who need financial help.

  • Coordinates classification for bad debt and charity. Verifies, researches and completes all paperwork and forms to bill all types of claims for reimbursement via electronic system and hard copy.

  • Serves as a patient advocate during the cycle of the account.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: Billing and collections experience in a healthcare environment, bilingual.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • A high school diploma or equivalent.

  • Basic typing and good communication skills.

  • For billing or collections positions, one year of collections or billing experience is required.

  • For admissions positions, one year of experience in a healthcare environment or one year of customer service experience is required.

Operating Unit/Division:

School Of Medicine

Job Title:

Patient Accounts Rep

This position involves::

Not Applicable

Preferred Qualifications:

Healthcare billing and collection experience, bilingual.

Full/Part Time:

Full-Time

Regular/Temporary:

Regular

Minimum Hourly Rate $:

12.403846

Midpoint Hourly Rate $:

16.394231

Minimum Annual Rate $:

25800

Midpoint Annual Rate $:

34100