Departmental Charge Specialist

Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you’ll be part of a team that’s providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you’ll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients—and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system.  Parkland has earned distinction as one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994.

PRIMARY PURPOSE

Responsible for researching charge discrepancies and working with other departments/ organizations to make necessary corrections.

MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS

Education:
- None

Experience:
- Must have five years experience in a hospital or business office setting to include experience in the areas of medical billing, registration, or coding.

Equivalent Education and/or Experience
- None

Certification/Registration/Licensure:
- None

Skills or Special Abilities:
- Must have knowledge of third party payors and understand managed care and insurance coverage, eligibility and explanation of benefits.
- Must have working knowledge of CPT and ICD-9 coding.
- Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of personal computers, to include word processing, spreadsheet, and database software.
- Must be detail oriented, possess basic mathematical skills, and have sharp analytical skills to resolve complex financial issues.
- Must demonstrate a positive demeanour, good leadership skills, good verbal and written communication skills, and be professional in both appearance and approach.
- Must demonstrate teamwork and interpersonal skills.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.

Company
Parkland Hospital
Posted
03/26/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Dallas, Texas 75201, US