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Why VITAS Healthcare and What Do They Offer Me?VITAS Healthcare is the nation's leading provider of end of life care. We provide our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement and competitive benefits. The Lead Medicare/Medicaid Coordinator is responsible for assisting the Billing and Collections Management staff with all billing and collection functions as assigned. This will include assuming the lead role of the staff and the performance of those duties associated with the hands on billing and collection of accounts receivable. Assists the Billing and Collections Management staff with the planning, implementing, reporting, and reviewing all activities required for an efficient and effective receivable management system. Rotates through the Billing and Collections areas to develop an understanding of accounts receivable and how each area functions. This includes performing direct hands on billing and collections functions. Learns all aspects of Medicare billing be able to perform those duties necessary to train both corporate Billing and Collections staff and the Hospice Staff. Works with the various Insurance billing and collection staff to understand the various requirements for the multiple insurance carriers. Understands the electronic billing process and become capable of assisting the staff in this area s needed. Works with the credit balance report and be able to identify billing/posting errors and makes any necessary corrections. Assists in the monthly reconciliation process of the programs receivables, revenue, days of care, and monthly financial reporting. Assists the hospice staff with census and/or billing corrections. Serves as a primary resource person to answer questions concerning billing and collections issues. Provides training for the Corporate and hospice Staff in all areas of billing and collections and system utilization as needed. Works with the various Medicaid billing and collections staff to understand the various requirements for each State Medicaid Program. Determines work procedures, prepares work schedules, and expedites workflow issues written and oral instructions to employees. Studies and standardizes procedures to improve efficiency of subordinates. Attends meetings, training activities, courses and all other work-related activities as required.Benefits IncludeCompetitive compensationHealth, dental, vision, life and disability insurancePre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accountsLife insurance401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company matchCancer and/or critical illness benefitTuition ReimbursementPaid Time OffEmployee Assistance ProgramLegal InsuranceAffinity Program Qualifications Qualified candidates must have three to five years billing and collections experience preferably in a lead Medicare/Medicaid role. Excellent communication and analytical skills. Ability to work on various assignments simultaneously and navigate within an automated purchasing system as well as various software packages such as Outlook, Excel and MS word. Knowledge of automated accounting systems preferred. Education Associates or Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field preferred. Special Instructions to Candidates EOE/AAM/F/D/V


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