Shared Services Center - Fort Smith
Location FORT SMITH, AR (Shared Services Center - Fort Smith)
Department Business Office
Field Finance and Accounting
The Shared Services Center - Fort Smith provides business office support functions like billing, insurance follow-up, call center customer service, data entry and more for hospitals and healthcare providers.
This is a remote position.
Summary: The Insurance Reimbursement Specialist, under the direction of Accounts Receivable Manager, ensures claims submitted to responsible entities are received, processed, and resolved in a timely manner. This position’s goals are met through professional communication, confidentiality and adherence to HIPAA guidelines, and a working knowledge of CMS/other payer guidelines.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities: (List in order of importance or percentage of time spent on the particular responsibility. High to Low)
Required Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Required Experience: 1 year of experience in healthcare revenue cycle or business office.
Required License/Registration/Certification: None
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables. Use reasoning to meet and maintain department and personal benchmarks.
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Word Processing software, spreadsheet software and database software.
In order to successfully perform this job, with or without a reasonable accommodation, the following are outlined below:
The Employee is required to read, review, prepare and analyze written data and figures, using a pc or similar and should possess visual acuity.
The Employee may be required to occasionally climb, push, stand, walk, reach, grasp, kneel, stoop, and/or perform repetitive motions.
The Employee is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions and therefore job functions are typically performed under conditions such as those found in general office or administrative work.