Providence Health & Services Accounts Receivable Specialist in Portland, Oregon
This posting is not a specific job vacancy. This posting serves to establish interested candidates for current or future opportunities for Accounts Receivable Specialist positions at various locations and various shifts in Oregon.
In this position you will:
Utilize Epic to review and satisfy billing edits, charge information, private or government insurance benefits, and other related information from multiple billing and documentation servers (for multiple hospitals, clinics and insurance companies) while resolving account balances and removing barriers to cash flow.
Ensure appropriate use of adjustment codes and activity codes to allow for appropriate workflow and trending.
Proactively identify opportunities to improve business results and/or to alert business units of trends, anomalies or health plan rules and decisions, etc. that need attention.
Escalate unresolved issues appropriately, quickly and recommend solutions to minimize future problems.
Must be able to meet primary productivity and performance standards.
Make appropriate decisions on account activity consistent with approved authority levels.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Minimum of 2 years experience in automated, computerized account follow-up system in a hospital setting, health insurance claims processing or medical office.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
College level coursework
Knowledge in reimbursement of health care accounts (follow up with insurance companies or claims adjudication)
Knowledge of revenue, CPT and ICD-10 codes
Prior Epic Experience
About the department that you will serve:
One Revenue Cycle (ORC) is the name adopted to reflect the Providence employees who work throughout Providence Health & Services (PH&S) in revenue cycle systems and structures in support of our ministries and operations in all regions from Alaska to California. ORC’s objective is to ensure our core strategy, One Ministry Committed to Excellence, is delivered along with the enhanced overall patient care experience (know me, care for me, ease my way) by providing a robust foundation of services, operational and technical support, and the sharing of comprehensive, relevant, and highly specialized revenue cycle expertise.
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Billing / Insurance
Req ID: 193641