Patient Accounting Rep (Watkins Health Services) - #196546

The University of Kansas Health System


Date: 06/08/2022 06:30 AM

City: Lawrence, Kansas

Contract type: Full Time

Work schedule: Full Day

Position Title








Patient Accounting Rep (Watkins Health Services)
Lawrence Watkins Health Services


COVID-19 and flu vaccines are required for all health system employees.

Learn more




Position Summary / Career Interest:
Responsible for accurate and timely action on accounts as it relates to specific responsibilities. Complies with governmental and managed care rules and regulations. Meet department goals as well as productivity and quality standards. Attends and actively participates in training and education



Responsible for functions within assigned Patient Financial Services (PFS) department. PFS departments/teams include:





  • Payment Posting/Credits & Refunds
  • Insurance follow up
  • Provider Enrollment
  • Revenue Integrity



Responsibilities:


  • Assists with various organizational activities and preparation of statistical reports as directed
  • Coordinates and oversees office and supply management for department/unit operation
  • Coordinates and oversees unit environmental and safety management
  • Coordinates and oversses special projects as requested by leadership team
  • Coordinates meetings and electronically conference calls and takes minutes for meetings as requested
  • Demonstrates competencies in computer programs such as: Microsoft Office Word, - Excel and PowerPoint, email, intra/internet programs
  • Maintains employee files, confidential paperwork and KRONOS
  • Monitors expiration/due date for department/unit staff such as, but not limited to: licensures, performance appraisals, TB testing, certifications and attendance
  • On behalf of supervisor(s), signs his/her name to correspondence, requisitions, vouchers and other forms as delegated
  • Receives and screens all correspondence, determining appropriate action



  • Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.
  • Note: These statements are intended to describe the essential functions of the job and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Skills and duties may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required.



JOB REQUIREMENTS



Required:


  • High School Diploma or GED



Time Type:
Full time


Job Requisition ID:
R-17435


We are an equal employment opportunity employer without regard to a person’s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, ancestry, age (40 or older), disability, veteran status or genetic information.



Need help finding the right job?



We can recommend jobs specifically for you! Create a custom Job Alert by selecting criteria that suit your career interests.

How to apply

To apply for this job you need to authorize on our website. If you don't have an account yet, please register.

Post a resume