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This Patient Accounts Supervisor - Financial Clearance will be responsible for:
Supervising the daily operations of the Financial Clearance Services staff for all related functions of pre-financial clearance.
Ensuring that all patient encounters are authorized prior to billing and completed in a timely manner, by the most efficient means possible and according to the hospital's Credit and Collection Policy.
Working closely with department manager, sharing critical information and statistical data, and developing strategies that will enhance the department's performance and human resources.
Maintaining a thorough knowledge of payor rules, regulations, policies, and procedures as they impact the billing process.
Ensuring that all patient encounters contain accurate demographic information and appropriate referrals and authorizations are obtained.
Ensuring that patient encounters are appropriately billed in a timely and accurate manner, by the most efficient means possible; Develops and updates departmental procedures in order to accommodate payor-specific requirements and to expedite payment.
Working with representatives of ISD, Controls, and other hospital departments to ensure that the hospital's A/R system meets the requirements of third-party payors.
Developing and maintains effective professional relationships with representatives of payor organizations in order to facilitate appeals of payor decisions; interpret regulation or policy; gather information pertinent to current or proposed developments.
Evaluating, coaches and trains staff for development and performance improvement.
Completing employee performance evaluations accurately and timely in accordance with hospital and departmental requirements.
To qualify, you must have:
The level of knowledge typically acquired through completion of two years of occupationally-specific education or an Associate's degree in Accounting, Business or a closely related field. Bachelor's Degree preferred, with a minimum of three years' experience. Minimum of 1 year of Supervisory experience preferred.
Understanding of Microsoft Office and Experience with Epic registration system a plus.
The analytical skills to resolve complex problems requiring the use of scientific, mathematical, or technical principles and in-depth, experienced-based cross-functional knowledge.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in order to effectively deal with conflicting views and issues and mediate fair solutions.
Ability to identify, analyze and resolve problems and situations quickly and effectively.
Strong knowledge of overall Revenue Cycle Operations related to Healthcare.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including an affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, cell phone plan discounts and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 2871390
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.