Patient Account Representative I

Location
South Burlington, VT
Location and Address
Location Address: 40 IDX Drive, South Burlington Vermont
Building Name
Building Name: UVMMC - 40 IDX Drive
Department
Patient Financial Services
Schedule Full Time / Regular
Standard Hours
40
Shift
Day (United States of America)
Primary Shift
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Weekend Needs
None
Weekend Needs
None
Recruiter
Abby Luck
Job Requisition ID
R0026176

Job Description

A sign on bonus is being offered to external candidates!  A $1,000 bonus after 90 days of employment and a $2,000 bonus after 1 year of employment!

JOB DESCRIPTION:
The Patient Account Representative functions independently within a payer team environment to appropriately resolve patient accounts by performing billing and follow-up activities to effectively collect balances due on assigned accounts. The expertise of each PAR enables the team to maximize hospital reimbursement while maintaining favorable public relations. The PAR is assigned a specific portion of the Accounts Receivable and is held accountable for the activity within the assigned A/R. This is an entry level position, no experience required. After probationary period, may work remotely from home for a portion of the work week. Any remaining work days will be in the office in South Burlington, VT.

EDUCATION:

High School Diploma or equivalent, Associate's degree preferred.

EXPERIENCE:

Billing and health insurance background preferred but not required, basic computer skills are required.