LTC Billing Account Specialist (PCN 1128)
Work Hours: Days
The Long-Term Care Billing Specialist roles are to maintain the accuracy accounts for SPH residents.
Maintain petty cash transactions, generating statements, track residents transactions against resident trust account. Take proper collections measure to resolve unpaid accounts. Generate AR reports such as aging, reconciliation, admit/discharge reports each month. Provide residents and Power of Attorney with trust transaction on month/quarterly basis. The primary purpose to ensure the residents have active coverage with Medicaid, VA and Private Pay to confirm resident’s ability to pay.
KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE:
The LTC Billing Account Specialist position requires the incumbent possess the minimum of a high school diploma or associate degree in business and one year of experience in long term billing. This individual should be able to operate such general office machines as a computer, adding machine by touch, photocopier, FAX and multi-line switchboard phone system. This position must present a professional appearance, deal courteously and respectfully with patients, be able to learn and follow established departmental policies, be able to perform work with attention to detail, be able to maintain accurate records and be able to contribute to a pleasant, positive working environment.
The South Peninsula Hospital is a combined 22 bed Acute Care Critical Access Hospital and 28 bed Long Term Care facility located at the southern end of the Kenai Peninsula in South-Central Alaska. The Patient Financial Services Department provides reception, registration, billing, collections and receipting functions for the hospital and Long Term Care. The working environment is generally pleasant, clean and well maintained. The position requires a moderate amount of mobility. The ability to reason, speak and have basic manual dexterity is essential. Physical demands are moderate and may include sitting, standing for prolonged periods, walking, stooping and occasional lifting. Psychological demands can be very strenuous. Most work is performed inside and the work is generally of a positive nature.