Providence Health & Services Patient Accounts Representative in Polson, Montana

Description:

Providence is calling a Patient Accounts Representative (Day Shift, 0.5FTE, 20 hours per week) to Providence St. Joseph Medical Center in Polson, Montana. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Confirm patient insurance eligibility and benefits.

  • Resolve outstanding receivables.

  • Process billing and payments to include Medicaid and Charity Care applications.

  • Evaluate patient’s financial status and establishes budget payment plans.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High School diploma or General Equivalency Degree (GED) equivalent.

  • 2 years experience in a medical office, billing, accounting, insurance or customer service setting

  • Ability to read, write, and verbally communicate in English

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Previous experience with healthcare billing, coding, and associated billing systems

  • Knowledge of Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and ICD-9 coding

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office products (Excel, Outlook and Word)

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence St. Joseph Medical Center is a 22-bed critical access hospital in beautiful northwest Montana employing nearly 250 employees, including physicians. With expanding services, building renovations and outstanding technology, our community hospital is the heart of medical care in Polson, Montana and the large, sparsely populated surrounding area. We have close ties to Providence St. Patrick Hospital and Health Sciences Center, Providence's tertiary center located 66 miles away in Missoula.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Patient Services

Location: Montana-Polson

Req ID: 184379