Payment Application Associate

Nebraska Medicine

Introduction:

Choose extraordinary. Nebraska Medicine gives you an experience unlike any other.

Join us and feel valued, empowered and supported.

We work with our team members to find a position that is close to home, works with your schedule and offers competitive benefits.

Becoming a colleague with Nebraska Medicine means committing to Be Extraordinary in helping us provide a higher level of care.

That includes teamwork, collaboration, accountability and going above expectations to uphold our reputation for delivering a world-class experience for our patients and their families.

Job Description:

  • Perform the functions and decision making necessary for timely and accurate data entry and cash and adjustment posting in various systems to support organizational receivables management.
  • Responsible for auditing all accounts with credit balances for possible refunds to third party payers, patient or other entity as applicable.
  • Correct entries that may have caused a credit balance in error and respond to incoming requests for refunds.

Required Qualifications:

  • High school education or equivalent required.
  • Minimum of two years post-secondary education with coursework in business, medical assistant program or nursing assistant program OR equivalent combination of education/experience in accounts receivable, accounting, or health care billing (one year of education equals one year of experience) required.
  • Multi-tasking and problem solving abilities required.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and organizational skills with aptitude for detail oriented work required.
  • Experience in data entry, Microsoft products (specifically Word and Excel), and an understanding of reporting tools required.
  • Knowledge of Current Procedural Terminology (CPT), Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS), Ambulatory Payment Classifications (APC), Diagnosis Related Group (DRG), International Classification of Diseases (ICD) and medical terminology required.
  • Ability to type a minimum of 45 words per minute with 95% accuracy required.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior medical billing experience preferred.
  • Associate’s degree in business administration or college level business course work preferred.
  • Coding or billing certification preferred.
  • Knowledge of payer specific reimbursement requirements preferred.
  • Knowledge of CPT, HCPCS, APC, DRG, ICD and Medical Terminology preferred.

Instructions for Resume Submission:

Please submit application and resume online.