Patient Account Representative III
|Job Title||RP#122816 Patient Account Representative III|
|Position Title||RP#101416-1 Patient Account Representative III|
|Department||Morehouse Healthcare (MHC)|
|Position Summary||POSITION SUMMARY:
Under minimal direction, independently and diligently prepares patient accounts for billing; prepares and issues bills; evaluates patient financial resources, establishes payment terms, performs collections and is assigned highly advanced and difficult assignments as a subject matter expert.
The Patient Account Representative III (PAR III) is a multi-tasking highly skilled position that encompasses all key functions of the physician billing Revenue Cycle. The PAR III position requires an advanced revenue cycle knowledge that has been acquired through experience and developed through training and education. The PAR III supports patient-centered care and Customer Service by serving as a patient advocate during the life cycle of the account. The PAR III is expected to maintain productivity significantly above the average standard identified by Revenue Cycle Management.PAR III is accountable and produces very efficient and proficient results. Quality and accuracy of work performed by the PAR III is expected to be consistently above 90% of target/goal when audited. PAR III performance will be measured according to the Morehouse School of Medicine values of Caring, Quality Focus, Service, Excellence and Accountability and expected to be tiered in the top 1/3 in the department
JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The PAR III Employee will be proficient in one or more Advanced Revenue Cycle Responsibilities or Functions. Advanced Revenue Cycle Responsibilities and functions are those above and beyond that of Core Revenue Cycle functions. a
|Minimum Qualifications||EDUCATION REQUIRED:
High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED) required.
1. Knowledge of third-party insurance in regards to plan types: HMO, PPO, POS, and Indemnity.
|Preferred Qualifications||Certified Patient Account Representative(CPAR)-Preferred|
|Open Until Filled||Yes