Primary financial contact for patient/clients entering services at Norwood Health Center and Bridgeway CBRF. Responsible to perform the patient/client financials admission and discharge functions, explain clients’ rights, maintain, collect and enter all data in to patient/clients electronic health information record. Facilitate Wisconsin State Tax Refund Inception Program for Norwood Health Center. Initiate all prior authorizations for inpatient services.
Associate degree in Accounting or Business or similar field with two (2) to three (3) years’ experience working with 3rd party insurance payers in a medical field, is desired. A combination of education and work experience will be considered. Working knowledge of computers, to include a proficiency in Microsoft Excel and other Microsoft Office platforms. Experience with accounting or medical billing software packages is highly desired. The ability to learn and utilize in-house computer programs and any upgrades and changes that may occur is required. Data entry experience and proficiency using a calculator is required, as is the ability to work independently under pressure, with attention to detail. Basic everyday living skills are needed, as is the ability to understand and follow oral and written directions and to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Reading, writing, adding, and subtracting is needed for maintaining and creating various reports, data entry, and general bookkeeping. Demonstrates ability to maintain confidentiality. This position may require travel to and from off-campus sites. Individual may use personal vehicle or other means of reliable transportation.
Basic office equipment used - computer terminal, printing equipment, dictation equipment, telephone, copy machine, FAX machine calculator and copy machine.