The Veterinary Accounts Specialist will provide billing, collection, patient census, and auditing functions within the Veterinary Medical Center. These responsibilities include, but are not limited to, providing customer service (internal and external) related to all aspects of billing; establishing credit worthiness of clients, setting up financial arrangements and payment plans, maintaining credit applications; preparing deposits and change orders; accounting maintenance in hospital information system; timely bill auditing to ensure capturing of all fees related to medical procedures; working with patient care units, customer service department, and practice manager to ensure complete billing, account statement reviews, corrections, and mailings; other duties as assigned.
This is a full-time position with work hours Monday-Fridays on 2nd shift. Start time is flexible between 2pm and 5pm. All evening hours will be eligible for shift differential of an additional $1.75/hour. Position may include occasional travel to Dublin, Ohio. Background check required prior to employment.
Additional Information for Applicants::
Pushing/pulling/lifting up to 40 pounds, sitting/staring at computer screens for long periods of time, exposure to animal dander and/or zoonotic diseases, works long periods of visual concentration and attention; repetitive hand motions with computer and calculators. Requires weekend, nights, and/or holiday hours. This is a second shift position.
Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Registered Veterinary Technician in the state of Ohio; commensurate veterinary or medical office setting experience; knowledge of medical terminology and experience with computers and office equipment; basic accounting skill and/or experience.
Target Salary: $14.90 - $17.30 Hourly
Job Category: Administrative and Professional
Job Appointment (FTE%):
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