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									                                                       Job Posting
August 21, 2012

The Dean A. McGee Eye Institute is recruiting for the following open full-time position:

TITLE:                  Pre-Certification/Collections Clerk

REPORTS TO:             MESC Business Office Team Leader


EDUCATION:              High School Diploma or G.E.D.

SUMMARY:                Position requires working with insurance companies, DMEI pre-certification department
                        and patients to obtain authorization prior to surgery and working with insurance
                        companies and patients to collect the account.


REQUIREMENTS: High School Diploma or G.E.D.
              Prior experience in healthcare insurance or collections
              Must have good knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, and other third party  payer
              policies and procedures and have an understanding of ICD-9 and CPT Coding.
              Must be able to multi task and fill in other duties as needed
              Good computer skills
              Strong written and verbal communications skills


JOB DUTIES:             Work with DMEI pre-certification department to obtain authorization          from insurance
                        companies for surgery.
                        Calculates patient financial responsibility and contacts patient prior to surgery to collect
                        co-pays or work out payment plan.
                        Reviews denial letters, Explanation of Benefits and correspondence to determine next
                        course of action to successfully resolve patient’s accounts.
                        Obtains information from patient records, physicians, etc. for correction and
                        resubmission of claims as needed
                        Provides back up support at front desk with patient admissions and other administrative
                        tasks as assigned.


CLOSING DATE:           Open until filled

         Interested applicants should apply online or submit Internal Application to the Human Resources Department.

                   THE DEAN MCGEE EYE INSTITUTE IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

								
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