Tenet Healthcare Payment Representative - Fargo ND in Fargo, North Dakota

As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health Solutions is a leading healthcare business process management services provider working to improve operational performance for more than 600 clients so they can support financial improvement, enhance the patient experience, and drive value-based performance. Through our revenue cycle management, patient communications, and value-based care solutions, we empower healthcare decision makers—hospitals, health systems, physicians, self-insured employers, and payers—to better connect every point of care and wellness management. Are you ready to be part of our solutions? Welcome to the company that gives you the resources and incentives to redefine healthcare services, with a competitive benefits package and leadership to take your career to the next step!

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for performing the payment application functions within the Reimbursement and Cash Management team.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Include the following. Others may be assigned.

  • Performs manual and electronic posting functions for all Managed Care, Commercial and Government payors for all patient accounts, including cash balancing and reconciliation of bank deposits.

  • Maintains knowledge of insurance rejection/denial processing and appropriately posts information for collection and follow-up activity.

  • Maintains daily cash log within excel tracking payment posting completion level

  • Post payment corrections, payment transfers, NSF’s, inter-facility transfers,

  • Payroll deductions and any other cash transactions for A/R accounts according to established guidelines.

  • Research and clear Unapplied Accounts (bank, MCare, MCaid) using established Identification function/process.

  • Reconciles bank and special accounts which may include: research, payment transfer or payment refund.

FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY (Specify Revenue/Budget/Expense): N/A

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES

If direct report positions are listed below, the following responsibilities will be performed in accordance with guidelines, policies and procedures and applicable laws. Supervisory responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work; appraising performance; rewarding and disciplining employees; addressing complaints and resolving problems.

Direct Reports (titles) N/A

Indirect Reports (titles) N/A

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Computer skills: MS Word, Excel, and Outlook; knowledge of Tenet systems a plus

  • Good interpersonal skills

  • Strong customer service attitude and ability to work independently as well as in a team

  • Well organized and attentive to detail

  • Good math, analytical and problem solving skills

  • Data entry and 10-key by touch

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

Include minimum education, technical training, and/or experience required to perform the job.

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • 2-3 years of related experience; payment posting a plus

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands 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.

  • Must be able to work in sitting position, use computer and answer telephone

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Normal office environment

OTHER

Job: Conifer Health Solutions

Organization:

Title: Payment Representative - Fargo ND

Location: ND-Fargo

Requisition ID: 1705026033