FINANCIAL COUNSELOR I

  • Aspirus Health
  • Aspirus Inc US
  • Posted: Mar 12, 2019
Other Office and Clerical

Job Description

POSITION OVERVIEW


Join Aspirus, recently recognized as one of the top 15 Top Health Systems in the United States by IBM Watson in their annual study identifying the top-performing health systems in the country based on overall organizational performance.

We are seeking a full time Financial Counselor I in Wausau, Wisconsin who will handle patient credit and collection telephone calls. This includes:

·        Work collection accounts including tracking activity on collection accounts

·        Make collection telephone calls

·        Prepare and send collection letters

·        Discuss payment arrangements

·        Prepare accounts for collection

·        Transfer accounts to outside collection agency.

Location:  Aspirus Westwood Center - Wausau, WI

Hours:  Day shift - no weekends, evenings or holidays!

SKILLS & REQUIREMENTS

Our ideal candidate will possess the following skills and education requirements:

  • Knowledge of basic accounting, patient financial practices, and governmental and legal rules and regulations related to collection activities normally acquired through completion of a high school diploma.
  • Technical  school  or  college  majoring  in  some  aspect  of  a  health  information  program desired.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology desired.
  • Prior experience in healthcare collections desired.
  • Previous financial or medical insurance experience beneficial.