Financial Service Representative II

Sharp Healthcare La Mesa, CA
Location:

This position will be in Kearny Mesa, San Diego, CA.

Hours:

Per diem - day shift

Required Skills and Qualifications

* Minimum of two (2) years experience as a secretary utilizing word processing systems and software, and familiarity with general office procedures

* Ability to execute tasks with minimal supervision.

* General knowledge of office procedures.

* Effective interpersonal and customer relations skills through both phone and face-to-face contact.

* Intermediate computer skills.

* Ability to prioritize and do multiple tasks effectively and efficiently.

* Knowledge of medical insurance, billing, and collections guidelines/ criteria.

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

* High School diploma or equivalent

* Previous hospital experience and insurance/ billing experience

* Further college, clerical, medical terminology and/or computer certification or training

* Secretarial/ clerical experience in medical field with insurance pre-authorization, billing, admitting and charge entry

Summary:

The Financial Service Representative II will perform secretarial, clerical, billing, insurance pre-authorization and admitting & charge entry duties. Good interpersonal and customer relations skills required for frequent communication with MD offices, insurance companies, staff and cardiac patients and their family.

Cardiac Rehab department is committed to the health promotion of Cardiac patients by providing quality care and education in a positive environment. We offer education classes for Cardiac patients after discharge and two outpatient exercise programs. One which helps patients improve cardiac conditioning after a cardiac event and a maintenance program. The Service Financial Rep works closely with Lead RN and clinicians and is an integral part of the smooth operation of this program.

Sharp Grossmont Hospital has been serving the East County community for 60 years. It is the largest not-for-profit, full-service acute care hospital in San Diego's East County and is part of Sharp HealthCare. The hospital is known for its clinical excellence in emergency and critical care; cardiac care; surgery; stroke care; orthopedics; rehabilitation; behavioral health; women's and children's health; and hospice care. The hospital also offers extensive outpatient services and prevention programs such as home infusion, sleep disorder care, wound care and hyperbaric medicine to support Sharp HealthCare's emphasis on community health and wellness. Sharp Grossmont Hospital is a Magnet-designated hospital and committed to providing the highest quality care.

Physical Requirements

Must be able to sit for 6-7 hours at a desk, be able to key in at computer terminal for up to 4 hours at a time, lift 10-20 pounds and carry short distances, be able to bend, stoop, and reach. Able to perform CPR.

Additional Physical Requirements may be discussed during the interview

Sharp HealthCare is proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, transgender status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status or any other protected class.

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