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Surgery Care Affiliates Collections Representative Clerk (FT) - South County Surgical Center in St. Louis, Missouri

Overview

SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visitwww.scasurgery.com.

Accountabilities / Responsibilities

The Collections Representative will be responsible for thorough and timely patient account follow up to ensure accurate accounts receivable reporting, and to ensure payments by primary and secondary payers and/or self-pay patients are accurate.

The Collections Representative will be responsible for daily generation of patient statements. The Collections Representative will be responsible for answering patient calls and correspondence while providing timely, accurate, professional responses and resolution.

The Collections Representative will function within the Center’s policies and procedures, support SCA Values, SCA Vision and SCA Mission.

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • (5) years experience with Medical collections preferred

  • Medical terminology, ICD-9 and CPT knowledge required

  • Individual must have strong computer and data entry skills and a strong in depth contract comprehension

  • Must be able to work within the team & independently, handle multiple tasks efficiently and maintain confidentiality

  • Must be a teamplayer, communicate well and interact in a positive manner with patients, families, co-workers, supervisor and other facility teammates to ensure the overall success of our center

EEO Statement:

We value Diversity, Inclusion, and Belonging at Surgical Care Affiliates: SCA is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, national origin, disability and genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

UnitedHealth Group is a drug - free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Job Locations US-MO-St. Louis

# of Openings 1

Category Other

System ID 13620

Telecommute No

Employee Type Regular

Employee Status Full-time

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