Cedars-Sinai Hospital Collector in Los Angeles, California

Requisition #: 27145
Working Title: Hospital Collector
Business Entity: CSMC - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Cost Center # - Cost Center Name: 0855001 - COLLECTIONS
City: Los Angeles
Job Category: Finance/Patient Financial Services
Job Specialty: Patient Accounting
Position Type: Regular-F/T
Shift Length: 8hr
Hours: 7:30am-5pm
Days: Monday - Friday
Shift Type: Day
Weekends: As Needed

Job Posting: Every Skill. Every Effort. Everything We Have.

At Cedars-Sinai, we're driven by a collective spirit of innovation and the challenge to continuously improve. Above all, we share a passion for helping others. Day after day, from department to department, our people give their all to create a community unlike any other. This is just one of the many reasons U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals—and now we invite you to join us. From working with a team of world-class professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have everything you need to do something incredible—for yourself, and for others.

Summary of Essential Job Duties:

Under general supervision and following established practices, policies, and guidelines, provides commercial collections support to Patient Financial Services, performing duties which may include reviewing and resubmitting claims to third party payors, performing account follow-up activities, updating information on account, etc. Positions at this level require advanced knowledge in specialized functions and a full understanding of the revenue cycle. Incumbents work independently and have strong customer service, analytic and problem solving skills, and are able to understand, interpret and explain payor contracts and CSMC billing and collections policy and practices. Incumbents may assist other team members. This position may be cross-trained in other revenue cycle functions and provide back-up coverage.

Educational Requirements:

High school diploma. College level courses in business and health insurance.

Experience:

2+ years plus experience in commercial collection, appeal review and analysis of accounts for completion and compliance.

Physical Demands:

Normal office activity, must be able to work on computer majority of day, handle and move large records when required, and other office activities.

EEO / AA / F / M / Veteran / Disabled

Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

Qualification Requirements/Preferences:

Education Certifications/Licensure Experience Physical Abilities Educational Requirements:

High school diploma. College level courses in business and health insurance.

Experience:

2+ years plus experience in commercial collection, appeal review and analysis of accounts for completion and compliance.

Physical Demands:

Normal office activity, must be able to work on computer majority of day, handle and move large records when required, and other office activities.

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