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Patient Financial Services Rep/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
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Job Title Patient Financial Services Rep/UKHC
Requisition Number RE33145
Working Title Patient Financial Services Representative
Department Name H4027: REV Cycle MGT-PFE
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 07
Salary Range $17.50-27.31/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education

AA

Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification
None
Physical Requirements
This position requires the ability to work with a laptop computer performing tasks such as data entry, repetitive motions (such as typing), and most of the time, walking to the patient’s bedside requires standing or walking with objects up to 10 lbs. while completing tasks. Requires the employee to complete SOAR and Kynector training within the first 30 days of employment. This position is located at the hospital campus and is not subject to being eligible for remote work.
Shift
Primarily 8:30am-5pm Monday-Friday, some holidays and weekend shift will be required
Job Summary
Patient Financial Representatives -Financial Counselor, ensures department policy and the procedure is fully understood and followed. A Patient Financial Services-Financial Counselor Representative’s primary responsibilities include customer service, bedside screening, department-specific tasks, administrative duties, communication skills, and accurate documentation. Representatives’ duties include following direct supervisor directives, ensuring patients receive superior service through quality work, and ultimately contributing to the successful resolution of their financial distress.

The University of Kentucky considers the health, safety and well-being of our entire community to be a top priority. In alignment with this priority, all new hires must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or obtain an approved medical or religious exemption as a condition of employment. For areas that fall under the federal CMS mandate, start of employment cannot occur until two weeks after receiving the full COVID-19 vaccination series or upon obtaining an approved exemption. Only vaccines approved by the World Health Organization can be accepted.
Skills / Knowledge / Abilities
The ideal candidate will be customer service oriented; possess in-depth HIPAA knowledge; have the ability to multi-task with a strong emphasis on accuracy and attention to detail; be proficient in Microsoft Office, including Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, and Excel; have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal); have solid time management, critical thinking, follow-through, and planning and organizational skills; and have a high level of respect for confidentiality.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience
Associate degree; third party insurance claims follow-up/collections experience; and medical, office and/or clerical work preferred. Previous experience working with patient accounts/HIPAA is highly preferred.
Deadline to Apply 06/16/2022
University Community of Inclusion
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.



As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.



Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

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Posted: 2022-05-11 Expires: 2022-06-10

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