Montefiore Medical Center CLERK ACCOUNTING SENIOR in Bronx, New York
Responsible for accurate billing and timely follow up
Responsible for verifying and setting up insurance coverage.
Associate needs resolve denials by determining the appropriate next step required to bring claim to resolution.
Reduce the receivables and increase cash collection.
Address high volume of outpatient denials in a timely manner to reduce revenue loss.
Trace trends and provide findings to Management.
Associates needs to have analytical thinking when following up on claim status.
Knowledge of insurance guidelines including HMO/PPO,Medicare,Medicaid, and other payer requirements and systems
Researching and appealing denied claims
High school diploma, GED or equivalent
Prior applicable experience in a hospital or physician billing and collections department.
Demonstrated computer proficiency preferable experience with Microsoft Word and Excel
Strong communication and interpersonal skills to deliver exceptional customer service
* Testing is required
Department: Health Service Receivables Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: FORDHAM Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 1 Fordham Plaza, Bronx
Shift: Day Scheduled Hours: 8 AM-4:30 PM Req ID: 140304
Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law.