Community Health Systems RCSC Clerk - Cash Posting in Sarasota, Florida
Applies payments and contractual adjustments to patient accounts in anaccurate and timely manner. Ensures that postings balance to cash received.
EssentialDuties and Responsibilities:
Loads bank lockbox documentation into scanning database
Loads payor remittance information into scanning database
Apply patient and insurance paymentsto patient accounts with correct payor code
Applies payments to appropriate general ledger accounts
Calculates and applies the correct contractual adjustment per payor explanationof benefits with correct adjustment code
Ensures that posting batches balance to cash received prior to day endprocessing
Validates submitted batches process prior to end of work day
Contacts payor or remitter for clarification on appropriate applicationof received funds
Process third party payers and patient remittances
Ability to perform all other duties as assigned or requested
Communication - communicate clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing; utilize appropriate method/tool to communicate with other departments as necessary
Interpersonal skills - able to work effectively with other employees and external parties
Policies & Procedures - demonstrate knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems; ensure confidentiality of all patient accounts by following HIPAA guidelines
Performance - maintain performance standards that ensure the department is operating at peak proficiency and that established goals are consistently being met
Time management and organization - perform work under tight guidelines, must be detail oriented and well organized. Ability to prioritize and control workload.
Demonstrated critical thinking, creativity, problem solving and decision-making skills
Basic skills - able to perform basic mathematical calculations, balance and reconcile figures, punctuate properly, spell correctly and transcribe accurately
- Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed but uninvolved written or oral instructions.Ability to deal with problems involving a few concrete variables in standardized situations.
- To perform this job successfully, an individual should have knowledge of Word Processing software, Spreadsheet software and E-mail software
Certificates and Licenses: None
Supervisory Responsibilities: None
- Minimum High school diploma. In addition, Associates Degree (A.A.) and/or one to two years related experience.
Job: Business Office Support
Organization: Shared Services Center - Sarasota
Requisition ID: 1806352