Responsible for reviewing accounts to ensure accurate reimbursement. Identify payor issues affecting payment delays and follow-up with Managed Care. Contacts patients and other third party payor organizations to secure payment or arrange alternative payment/settlement plans. Identifies problem delinquencies and recommends their disposition. Independently interacts with federal, state, third party payors, agencies, physicians, departmental directors and outside related vendors.
High school diploma or equivalent is required. At least 1 years of hospital experience dealing with insurance companies, 3 years preferred. Knowledge of payor guidelines and contracts are required. Experience in appeals with third party payors, resulting in reimbursement is a plus. Must have working knowledge of computer, calculator and general office equipment. 10-key experience . On-line Medicare/Medicaid and Commercial verification is preferred.
Owned by the people of Bexar County, University Health System is a nationally recognized academic medical center. In partnership with UT Medicine San Antonio, the practice plan of The University of Texas Health Science Center, it is consistently recognized as a leader in advanced treatment options, new technologies and clinical research.
Just recently, U.S. News & World Report ranked University Hospital as the Best Metro Hospital and Best for nephrology and urology.
Also, University Hospital is the only pediatric trauma center for San Antonio and South Texas. The trauma team at University Hospital is recognized for its expertise in treating serious injuries and burns in children by the American College of Surgeons (ACS). The ACS verified University Hospital as a pediatric trauma center in October 2012, after a lengthy application process and site visit.