Samaritan Health Services Financial Specialist I in Corvallis, Oregon

SHS Corporate * SHS Regional Business Office

Corvallis, OR

Clerical/ Trade

1.0 (80 hrs/pp), Day,

  • JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

  • Provides customer service for multiple lines of business and ensures accurate financial payment for account resolution under the guidance of higher level Financial Specialists. Acts as a contact for inquiries for internal/external customers. Trains for higher level Financial Specialist roles while learning SHS policies and procedures.

  • DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION

  • The Regional Business Office is responsible for the accurate and timely follow-up on claims for services provided at all lines of business in all service locations.

  • EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. College preferred.

  • One (1) year collections, finance/accounting or medical billing experience required.

  • One (1) year medical business office experience preferred.

  • Experience or training in the following preferred:

  • EPIC Software.

  • ICD-9 or CPT.

  • Medical Terminology.

  • KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

  • Confidentiality: Knowledge of the importance of confidentiality.

  • Communication: Communicate information verbally and in writing so others will understand.

  • Customer Service: Ability to communicate to people internal and external to the organization and to represent the organization to customers, the public and external sources.

  • Problem Solving: Ability to identify problems and review related information using logic and reasoning to evaluate options and implement solutions.

  • Team Building: Ability to work as part of a team or on your own.

  • Basic knowledge of policies and procedures related to the resolution of accounts/claims, and of Government and Commercial insurance compliance/regulatory/billing standards.

  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Rarely (1 - 10% of the time)

Occasionally (11 - 33% of the time)

Frequently (34 - 66% of the time)

Continually (67 – 100% of the time)

CLIMB - STAIRS

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs

CARRY1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

CARRY2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

BEND FORWARDat waist

KNEEL(on knees)

STAND

WALK - LEVEL SURFACE

ROTATE TRUNKStanding

REACH- Upward

PUSH(20-40 pounds force)

PULL(0-20 pounds force)

SIT

ROTATE TRUNKSitting

REACH -Forward

MANUAL DEXTERITYHands/wrists

FINGER DEXTERITY

PINCHFingers

GRASPHand/Fist

None specified

Posted: 06/13/2018

Req #: 41221

Start Time: 0900 (9:00 am)

Weekend Required: None

Overtime Rule: 40

End Time: 1800 (6:00 pm)

Salary Range: $13.69 - $20.11