Patient Billing and Collections Supv. - Remote - 116810
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#116810 Patient Billing and Collections Supv. - RemoteExtended Review Date: Thu 6/30/2022
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UC San Diego Health's Revenue Cycle department supports the organization's mission to deliver outstanding patient care and to create a healthier world - one life at a time. We are a diverse, patient-focused, high-performing team with a commitment to quality, collaboration, and continuous improvement that enables us to deliver the maximum standard of care to our patients. We offer challenging career opportunities in a fast-paced and innovative environment and we embrace individuals who demonstrate a deep passion for problem-solving and customer service.
The incumbent will coordinate patient billing staff to process hospital patient account billing and collection activities for all payors. Receives and responds to escalated patient account issues related to insurance claim processing. Coordinates and monitor department workflows related to patient accounting inventory management. Recommends new and revised workflows as needed.
The incumbent will also direct subordinates to complete assignments using established guidelines, procedures and policies. Mentors and trains direct reports for all department procedures and systems ensuring compliance with internal policy and external agency regulations. Acquire and maintain knowledge of third-party contracts and billing/collections requirements.
Seven years (7) or more relevant experience in hospital billing and collections OR Bachelor's Degree in business, healthcare administration or related area; and/or equivalent experience training plus three (3+) or more years of relevant experience in hospital billing and collections.
Experience and proven success in the ability to supervise, schedule, and coordinate daily activities of subordinate staff and effectively manage multiple priorities in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
- Epic experience.
- Hospital Revenue Cycle business office experience.
- Supervisory experience.
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
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