Job Description

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Experienced
Adelante Healthcare Center Support Office - Phoenix, AZ
N/A
Full Time
HS Diploma from accredited school
Undisclosed
Undisclosed
Undisclosed
Health Care
Description

POSITION SUMMARY

This position is responsible for assisting the Billing Manager. The primary role is for support of auditing employee work, processing timecards, maintaining meeting notes, etc. Responsible for assisting in coordinating daily work for the Billing team through effective task allocation and delegation of work. Completing reports and tracking progress, responsible for back-up oversight of the billing department, assist manager in relations with the health care centers and the billing department. Must be able to perform and or assist in all Billing team functions.

 

 

EXPECTATIONS

Every Adelante employee will strive to maximize their performance and contribution to Adelante Healthcare and the community we serve every day. Employees are expected to work in a manner that demonstrates a commitment to quality, patient safety, employee engagement, innovation, and the highest standards of personal integrity, professionalism and competence.

 

OUR CORE VALUES

  • Excellence
  • Integrity
  • Sustainability
  • Respect
  • Compassion
  • Learning

 


 

Qualifications

ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • High school diploma or GED from an accredited institution plus advanced training
  • Minimum of three year of leadership experience and demonstrated high level skills in medical billing including medical terminology; EHR&EPM (i.e. electronic systems); payer reimbursement practices; claims and denial process flow in a medical and billing environment. Advanced knowledge of ANSI denial/reason codes
  • Prioritization and multitasking skills required
  • Must be well organized and detail orientated
  • Knowledge of higher medical coding through understanding of medical billing including coding and third party operating procedures and practices in an ambulatory setting
  • Advanced computer efficiency in Microsoft Office suite and experience in Electronic Patient Management Systems.
  • Ability to work effectively with staff, clients, associates, and the community
  • Experience with Medicare, Medicaid and commercial plans
  • Certified coder preferred
  • Valid Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card issued by the Arizona Department of Public Safety for all specialty behavioral health locations

NONESSENTIAL SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE

  • Two (2) year experience in a Community Health Center
  • Bilingual English/Spanish Preferred

 

The qualifications listed above are intended to represent the minimum skills and experience levels associated with performing the duties and responsibilities contained in this job description. The qualifications should not be viewed as expressing absolute employment or promotional standards, but as general guidelines that should be considered along with other job related selection or promotional criteria.

 

POSITION REPONSIBILITIES/ESSENTIAL

  • Assure compliance with internal procedures by monitoring and evaluating staff performance for quality purposes and maintain appropriate documentation
  • Maintain accurate time and attendance records
  • Assist in organizing and tracking staffs daily work activities and schedules and cover if needed to meet staffing needs
  • Run and prepare department productivity and tracking reports
  • Assist and support monthly closing of the billing system
  • Take and prepare all team meeting notes for managers review and dissemination
  • Be a liaison between billing and health centers
  • Participate with interviewing and selection of prospective employees
  • Assist in providing orientation and on-going skill development for billing staff
  • When no other coverage is available, provide personnel coverage
  • Maintains strict confidentiality; adheres to all HIPAA guidelines and

regulations.

  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships and communication with internal and external customers
  • Assist with investigation and resolution of incident reports

 

Additional Duties and Responsibilities

  • Other duties as request or assigned

 

PCMH

All employees are responsible for promoting and participating in interdisciplinary communication and collaboration to enhance the delivery of quality across the health care system. Employees should maintain an environment which supports and engages patients and co-workers in a caring team based model to promote wellness and improve health outcomes.

 

Adherence to Compliance and Code of Conduct

All employees are required to comply with Adelante Healthcares written standards, including its Compliance Program and Standards of Conduct, policies and procedures and reporting of any conduct that potentially violates Adelantes legal or compliance requirements. Such compliance will be an element considered as part of the regular performance evaluation.

 

PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT

The physical demands and work environment characteristics described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Physical demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee may be required to sit for long periods of time, is required to stand, walk, use hands to handle or feel objects, tools or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb steps/stairs; balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear; smell; manage stress as it relates to essential job functions. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds without assistance, and may occasionally be required to lift or move up to 50 pounds with assistance. Specific vision abilities required by the job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

 

Work environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is exposed to weather conditions prevalent at the time when traveling to various clinic sites. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. The employee may be subject to health hazards (contagious diseases, blood borne pathogens, etc.) when working in the clinic area.

 

In any organization or job, changes take place over time. Although an effort will be made to keep job-related information current, this is not an all-inclusive list of job responsibilities. Adelante Healthcare, Inc. reserves the right to revise or change job duties and responsibilities as the business need arises. In compliance with EEOC 29 CFR part 1630, if the essential functions of this position cannot be performed in a satisfactory manner by the employee, further accommodations shall be made if it does not constitute undue hardships upon this organization.

 

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