This position is responsible for reviewing, auditing and reporting on charge capture at the department level, completing charge reconciliation, analyzing and resolving claims' denials and unbilled claims' issues, performing audits on department patient accounts, supporting Revenue Integrity initiatives on behalf of the department, and ensuring billing compliance.
High School diploma or equivalent. Bachelors Degree is preferred. Intermediate to Advanced level in Microsoft Word and Excel. Strong knowledge of healthcare revenue cycle processes and Federal, State and local insurance guidelines and regulations. Ability to communicate effectively at all department levels. Strong quantitative and analytical skills, and the ability to work on multiple tasks at any given time. Excellent interpersonal, problem solving and critical thinking skills. Minimum of three (3) years working in healthcare, whether in a clinical or ancillary setting or a Revenue Cycle department, is highly preferred. Thorough understanding of hospital billing, chart reviews and coding, payer contracts and reimbursement rates, and other revenue cycle functions. Working knowledge of Meditech and systems applicable to the department.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.