Olathe Medical Center Patient Financial Services Counselor - Hospice/Home Health Care in Olathe, Kansas

Olathe Health is looking for dedicated and caring professionals to join our system! If you enjoy an environment of team oriented patient care and an excellent staff of co-workers, you have found the right place! Olathe Medical Center, Inc, a 300-bed general acute care facility is currently looking for a Patient Financial Services Counselor professional to join our team.

If you are committed to helping improve the health of our communities in an environment of trust and collaboration, you are welcome to apply online: www.olathehealth.org/Careers

EEO Employer M/F/Disabled/Vet

Position Description: Responsible for all billing and account resolution functions of Hospice/Home Health within compliance of all Federal, State, and Local regulations. Reviews patient account billing documents to ensure their accuracy and completeness. Obtains additional information and/or documentation as needed from clinical prior to billing. Prepares appropriate billing statements; monitors unbilled accounts; receives and answers billing related inquiries. Performs all follow up necessary to resolve patient account receivables; including, but not limited to, handling all incoming and outgoing calls and correspondence with other hospital departments, patients, insurance companies, physician offices, attorneys, etc. Assists patients in their effort to seek financial assistance from Olathe Medical Center. Assists the in efficient operation of the Patient Financial Services Department as receptionist back-up as needed. Other duties as assigned.

Position Requirements: Education: High School or GED required Some related college or vocational training preferred

Experience: Any Job Related Experience required Previous Healthcare Experience Hospice/Home Health billing preferred

Knowledge, Skills: Customer Relations, Ability to Multi Task and Prioritize, Verbal Communication, Grammar/Spelling skills required Ability to read and interpret Explanation of Benefits. Computer Systems: HomeWorks; Medicare FISS, Medical Terminology, Pertaining to A/R for Patient Billing and Collections, Organizational and Operate Office Equipment preferred