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The Patient Accounts Department is seeking a Collector to resolve insurance balance on assigned accounts including using insurance web sites, phone calls, collection letters, referral to agency and financial assistance program, and discussing with supervisor and manager.
As a Collector you will :
Review every account on receivable report and take appropriate action with insurance according to departmental procedures
Review insurance payment, enter any payment-related allowances and transfer whatever is patient responsibility
Ensure timely billing
Resolve outstanding insurance balances by using various collection techniques to follow up with guarantors and third party carriers
Knowledgeable of third party billing and follow-up procedures
Possess excellent organizational skills with attention to detail
Have the ability to organize, analyze and effectively resolve accounts within established timeframes
Organized and manage multiple priorities
Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to effectively handle difficult interaction
Excellent attendance and punctuality
Flexible to work independently or in a collaborative environment
High school diploma required
2-4 years of relevant work experience
Previous collections experience a plus
Systems knowledge of RAM/IDX/SMS preferred
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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Internal Number: 8765561
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.