Manager - Government Billing and Follow-up
Responsible for managing the daily operations of the billing
and government follow up areas in Patient Financial Services. This includes billing of all accounts, and
follow-up of inpatient and outpatient accounts receivable within any government
program. Responsible for ensuring
complete, accurate and timely follow up and collection of outstanding
government accounts receivable for hospital services rendered.
The position also actively participates in
other management activities including but not limited to short and long range
planning processes, and budget development and implementation.
A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a degree
in business, hospital administration or public health is preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of patient accounting processes related to government
payor requirements. Proven ability to
manage large numbers of staff, including a variety of clerical positions. Expertise in healthcare billing and collection
practices and procedures.
utilizing software applications to maximize automation and efficiency in a
business office setting. Able to learn
new software applications and/or programs as needed. Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite. Epic experience preferred.
Minimum 5 years Patient Accounting and/or Admitting experience including
minimum 2 years' experience with Medicare and Medi-Cal payors in a healthcare
environment. Also to include minimum 2
years management experience in a hospital or healthcare setting.