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Account Specialist

Weill Medical College of Cornell University
New York, NY 10007
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Position Summary



Under supervision, is responsible for carrying out all senior level functions related to billing, collections and credentialing



Job Responsibilities



+ Oversees and provides expert advice on time\-of\-service collections\.

+ Utilizes reports to recommend ways of resolving outstanding patient responsibility, identify deviations in payment patterns and to solicit payments from insurance companies and patients\.

+ Assists current and new employees in the use of systems/equipment and departmental policies and procedures\.

+ Ensures that clinical staff complete electronic medical record documentation and close encounters within established timeframes\.

+ Maintains up\-to\-date knowledge of essential computer systems, software and/or policies and procedures related to function\(s\) of role\.

+ Approves refund and write\-off requests as requested and as necessary\.



Education



+ High School Diploma



Experience



Bachelor's degree is preferred\.



Approximately 4 years of medical billing experience\.



Knowledge, Skills and Abilities



+ Prior experience working with an eMR system\.

+ Demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology\.

+ Demonstrated knowledge of third party reimbursement\.



Licenses and Certifications



Working Conditions/Physical Demands



Standard office work



Weill Cornell Medicine is a comprehensive academic medical center that's committed to excellence in patient care, scientific discovery, and the education of future physicians in New York City and around the world\. Our doctors and scientists\-faculty from Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Graduate School of Medical Sciences, and the Weill Cornell Physician Organization\-are engaged in world\-class clinical care and cutting\-edge research that connect patients to the latest treatment innovations and prevention strategies\. Located in the heart of the Upper East Side's scientific corridor, Weill Cornell Medicine's powerful network of collaborators extends to its parent university Cornell University; to Qatar, where an international campus offers a U\.S\. medical degree; and to programs in Tanzania, Haiti, Brazil, Austria and Turkey\. Our medical practices serve communities throughout New York City, and our faculty provide comprehensive care at NewYork\-Presbyterian Hospital/Weill Cornell Medical Center, NewYork\-Presbyterian/Lower Manhattan Hospital, and NewYork\-Presbyterian/Queens\. At Weill Cornell Medicine, we work together to treat each individual, not just their conditions or illnesses, as we strive to deliver the finest possible care for our patients \- the center of everything we do\. Weill Cornell Medicine is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer\. Weill Cornell Medicine provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, color, age, religion, protected veteran or disability status, or genetic information\.
Posted: 2019-10-31 Expires: 2019-12-01

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