Patient Collector-Physician Services

Company: Memorial Medical Center ( Learn More )

General Information
US-NM-Las Cruces
High School
At least 1 year(s)
Not Specified
Job Description

Assists with all patient collection functions associated with Central Billing Office.  Processes unpaid accounts by contacting patients and third party reimbursers.  Assigns uncollectible accounts to collection agency.  Goes above and beyond to be sure all accounts are worked and helps management with training and department process improvement.  Handles special projects and serves as backup for the all other staff.  Communicates with management about problem areas and offers potential solutions.  Must be able to work under pressure to meet deadlines.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education:  High School Diploma or equivalent.  Completion of business office courses desirable. 

Minimum Experience:  Preferred to have minimum one year experience in medical office or clerical background.  Demonstrated skills in working with computers.  Ability to deal courteously with patients.  Knowledge of collection practices.  Knowledge of governmental, legal, and regulatory provisions related to collection activity.