Genesis Healthcare Specialist Collections (Full Time) in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania

POSITION SUMMARY:

Ensure claims/bills are produced according to payor and regulatory requirements to assure remittance at first pass; business goals are:

  • Improve Quality of Bills Produced prior to formal bill submission

  • Reduce DSO

May assist Billing Specialist Team in meeting initial bill submission deadlines.

RESPONSIBILITIES/ACCOUNTABILITIES:

Process Claims:

  • Process Primary and Secondary Commercial Insurance claims, e.g. Long Term Insurance, Motor Vehicle, Workmen's Compensation,

  • Liaise with Center Staff to ensure verifications, authorizations, and documentation requirements meet payor requirements for claim submission

  • Prepare final bill for submission, e.g. UB92 and include supporting documentation using prescribed format.

  • Follow up on any/all unpaid claims.

  • Maintain records, files and logs of claim status or other billing information as directed.

  • Interact with Third Party Payors as required to obtain payment for pending claims.

  • Prepare adjustments/corrections to Commercial Bills.

  • Refer problems or rejected claims to Specialist, Claims Resolution.

  • Assure accuracy of demographic information in the Billing System to ensure accurate billing and prompt payment.

Resolve Claim Denials:

  • Contact payor regarding claims issues, problems or failure to pay.

  • Assure claim is complete in order for carrier to process promptly.

  • Submit supplemental information if required.

  • Influence Payor Representative to review claims during call and communicate status.

  • Re-submit claims, bills in response to billing errors.

  • Review Denials and re-submit bill.

  • Process adjustments/corrections for Private Pay and Commercial claims/bills.

  • Process non-Medical Appeals and Timely Filing Appeals to resolution.

  • Notify SNF staff of customer loss of payor status and timely processing of payor sequence.

  • Perform follow-up activities to assure commercial insurance payments are received.

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QUALIFICATIONS:

SPECIFIC EDUCATIONAL/VOCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS: 1. Associate's Degree of 2 or more years in healthcare or long-term care billing and collections. 2. Experience with healthcare billing software 3. Enjoys working in high volume environment.

Position Type: Full Time

Req ID: 286859

Center Name: Genesis HealthCare

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