|Title:||Patient Financial Services Specialist I|
|Job Status:||Full Time|
Patient Financial Service Specialist I
SEARHC was established in 1975 under the provisions of the Indian Self-Determination Act as a non-profit health consortium which serves the health interests of the residents of Southeast Alaska. The intent of this legislation was to have Indian Health Service programs and facilities turned over to tribal management. Our contracting with IHS began in 1976 when we took over management of the Community Health Aides Program. In 1982, we took over operation of the IHS Juneau clinic, now the Ethel Lund Medical Center, and took over operation of Sitka’s Mt. Edgecumbe Hospital in 1986. We are one of the oldest and largest Native-run health organizations in the nation.
Performs a variety of complex tactical and analytical patient accounting functions related to: insurance billing, self-pay billing, remit analysis & cash posting, accounts receivable management, claims follow up, charge capture and analysis, denials analysis & resolution and tasks to support the Consortium’s month end close processes. This role is vital to ensuring the timely and complete conversion of the Consortium’s net patient accounts receivable into cash to fund day to day operations and growth initiatives that benefit the communities we serve.
At SEARHC, we see our employees as our strongest assets. It is our priority to further their development and our organization by aiding in their professional advancement. Working at SEARHC is more than a job, it’s a fulfilling career.
We offer generous benefits, including retirement, paid time off, paid parental leave, health, dental, and vision benefits, life insurance and long and short-term disability, and more.
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