Truman Medical Centers Patient Accounts Specialist-Denials-Tiffany Springs location in Kansas City, Missouri

Patient Accounts Specialist-Denials-Tiffany Springs location

Tracking Code

11638-124

Job Description

Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC serves as the pri­mary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy.

Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly working to deliver the best pos­sible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, team­work and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. TMC’s tagline is: “Better. For Everyone.” It is a simple state­ment, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients.

Performs billing or collection activities for Patient Accounts. Responsible for initial submission of third party payer claims, or follow-up and collection of third party payer claims, self pay accounts or legal/liability/workers compensation accounts. Uses a variety of electronic systems in the course of this work.

Required Skills

Minimum Requirements:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Two (2) – Three (3) years experience in a hospital business office, physician’s office, or insurance billing environment.

  • Must have computer literacy and math aptitude, and the ability to yse a 10-key calculator, computer key board, and basic software applications, including Excel, Word, and Outlook.

  • Knowledge of medical terminology and ICD9/CPT4 coding

  • Good oral and written communication skills

Required Experience

Applicant should have experience in speaking with insurance companies,benefits & prior authorization, reading EOB/Remit and over turning denials.

Job Location

Kansas City , Missouri, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Shift Schedule

7:00AM - 3:30PM