Sr. Billing Specialist

Job Description

Job ID: 1190344
Employment Status: Full-Time
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Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.

As a Level I trauma center, an OR suite is always available for a critically injured patient. Operating rooms at Barnes-Jewish Hospital are divided into five pods. Each pod includes 12 to 15 operating rooms that are dedicated to one service area.


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Role Purpose

Analyzes and coordinates tracking and resolution of billing errors. Maintains and operates the database and is responsible for monitoring of errors and identification of opportunities for improvement of processes.


Responsibilities

  • Provides complete and concise reporting and analysis of billing.
  • Serves as a coordinator between various departments and Patient Accounts in the reporting of errors.
  • Serves as the primary resource for financial data and analysis, providing account-level and receivables management information on volumes, trends, and process improvement initiatives.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
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    Experience

  • 2-5 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Degree

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • - Finance/Business/related
    Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer