Arizona Oncology Associates is looking for an InsuranceSpecialist. Great opportunity to join a team that focuses on patient care - Located in beautiful Sunny Arizona, you will have the ability to enjoy small town living with big city amenities on top of a rewarding work/life balance. The ideal candidate will have the following background and experience:
High School diploma or equivalent required. Minimum two (2) years combined medical billing and payment experience required. Demonstrate knowledge of state, federal, and third party claims processing required. Demonstrate knowledge of state & federal collections guidelines
Position is considering all levels of experience
Under general supervision, is responsible for payer and patient account balances being paid timely and remaining current. Performs collection activities such as monitoring delinquent accounts, contacting patients for account payment, resolving billing problems, and answering routine and non-routine account inquiries. Follows standard procedures and pre-established guidelines to complete tasks. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards, and US Oncology's Shared Values
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Monitors delinquent accounts and performs collection duties
Reviews reports, researches and resolves issues
Reviews payment postings for accuracy and to ensure account balances are current
Works with co-workers to resolve insurance payment and billing errors
Monitors and updates delinquent accounts status
Recommends accounts for collection or write-off
Contacts patients to secure past due balances, verifies patient demographics and insurance providers, updates information in systems, and documents conversations.
Answers patient payment, billing, and insurance questions and resolves complaints.
Contacts patients to secure past due balances, verifies patient demographics and insurance providers, updates information in systems, and documents conversations
Answers patient payment, billing, and insurance questions and resolves complaints
May refer patients to Patient Benefits Representative to set up payment plans
Maintains credit balances of patients and payors ensuring timely refunds within government guidelines/regulations
Adheres to confidentiality, state, federal, and HIPPA laws and guidelines with regard to patient records
Performs other duties as requested or assigned Company Overview
As the largest cancer practice in Arizona, we are proud to provide advanced and compassionate Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Gynecologic Oncology and Hematologic services. Our physicians and staff incorporate a multidisciplinary, personalized approach to treatment to enhance the patient experience by providing complete care in convenient, community-based locations.
We are proud to provide patients with access to the latest treatments, state-of-the-art technology, and an extensive research program. We believe it is beneficial to patients' that these therapies are provided in a community setting, because it allows you to remain close to home and to your support system. Arizona Oncology physicians are supported by talented clinical staff that are sensitive to the needs of cancer patients and their caregivers.
United in Healing with The US Oncology Network
Arizona Oncology is united in healing with The US Oncology Network, one of the nation's largest community-based cancer treatment and research networks focused on advancing cancer care in America. As an affiliate of The US Oncology Network, Arizona Oncology is united with more than 1,000 physicians and 10,000 cancer professionals nationwide.
Ready For Your Next Career Challenge? We'd Love to Hear from You!
If you possess the above qualifications and a desire to make a difference, we invite you to submit your resume and apply. In addition to a great career opportunity, we offer excellent benefits, a team environment, professional development, and the chance to be part of a nationwide network dedicated to fight the war against cancer.
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: MCKEA00877966
About New York Oncology Hematology
New York Oncology Hematology (NYOH) is the leading provider of community-based cancer care and blood disorder services. With seven convenient locations in Albany, Amsterdam, Clifton Park in Saratoga County, Hudson, Rexford and Troy, our team of 32 physicians and 350 cancer care specialists see more than 100,000 cancer visits a year.
NYOH has always been at the forefront of cancer care. More than 30 years ago, we began as the region’s first oncology practice in a community setting (outside a hospital). A few years later, we offered the first radiation treatment outside a hospital setting.
Today, we continue our commitment of providing world class care, close to home. We offer the region’s largest clinical research and drug trial operation, only stem cell transplant program and only neuro-oncology care. We recently brought the first Varian Truebeam Radiotherapy System to our new practice: Clifton Park in Saratoga County.
Our medical staff includes 32 board certified physicians who specialize in the care of patients with cancer (medical oncology and radiation oncology) and blood-related disorders (hematology). With a patient care team of more than 350 oncology certified nurse...s, pharmacists, laboratory technologists, radiation therapists and support personnel, we are able to provide the personal level of care our patients need during treatment.