Centura Health Patient Account Specialist in Centennial, Colorado

Centura Health connects individuals, families and neighborhoods across Colorado and western Kansas with more than 21,000 of the most talented hearts and minds in medicine.

Through Centura Health’s 17 hospitals, two senior living communities, health neighborhoods, physician clinics, Flight for Life® Colorado, home care and hospice services, we offer a diverse range of work settings in a Colorado or Kansas community you will love to call home.

Enjoy amazing people, competitive pay, some of the best benefits in the industry and plenty of opportunity for professional growth and development.

If you’re ready to discover the difference of working for a fully-integrated health system with a non-profit, faith-based mission to care, we look forward to receiving your application.

_Job Description/Job Posting ID: 133342_

_Recruiter Contact:_ BlairFogoros@centura.org

_Schedule:_ Full Time

_Shift:_ Days

_Position Summary_

Responsible for processing account payments, updating insurance and demographic information, researching payments, rebilling insurance when updates have been provided, and working with other departments to achieve resolution, including adjustments and insurance follow-up.

_Minimum Education Requirements_

High School Diploma or GED required

_Minimum Experience Requirements_

1 year healthcare experience required

Billing experience preferred

Comprehensive understanding of insurance billing and follow-up practices preferred

_License/Certifications_

Not Applicable

_Position Duties (essential functions denoted with an * )_

Answers all incoming calls to the billing office from patients to resolve account issues.*

Researches outstanding accounts and partners with peers to ensure accuracy of bills and timely resolution of issues.*

Utilizes excellent communication skills to explain bills and recoup payments from patients.*

_Physical Requirements_

Sedentary Work - prolonged periods of sitting and exert/lift up to 10 lbs. force occasionally

Important notification to applicants as of Nov. 20, 2014: Effective Jan. 1, 2015, Centura Health will no longer hire tobacco users in Colorado and Kansas. The change to our policy does not apply to associates hired on or before Dec. 31, 2014. Centura Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V.