Analyst - Charge - Surgery

Compensation

: $146,485.00 - $76,470.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Physician



We Are Hiring

Analyst - Charge - Surgery 001 - FT Days M-F 8-4:30pm - Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp - Binghamton, NY

Why Join Ascension?

Lourdes, based in Binghamton, New York, is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities. The main hospital campus includes medical, surgical and specialty nursing units, an Ambulatory Care Center, Breast Care Center, a Regional Cancer Center and numerous specialty practices. Reaching beyond the main hospital campus, Lourdes has established a network of primary care providers at 12 convenient sites throughout the region; and the Lourdes at Home and Hospice programs which care for patients in their homes and various nursing facilities. Two mobile mammography vans, a dental van and a medical services van deliver health services out into the region, making health care more easily accessible to surrounding communities.

Lourdes is part of Ascension, a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp-N, you will have the opportunity to review, analyze and coordinate charge master activities.

Responsibilities:

  • Utilizes clinical and coding knowledge to ensure accurate and compliant charge items and to recognize and resolve billing inconsistencies.
  • Collaborates with managed care department to code billable items for reimbursement. Collaborates with appropriate staff to secure information for billable items.
  • Analyzes content of reports and software edits to facilitate revisions with appropriate departments.
  • Coordinates projects and audits to improve processes related to revenue cycle, efficiency of charging and billing, and collection efforts.
  • Educates case management staff and other departments regarding payer changes and denial/appeal process.

What You Will Need

Education & Work Experience:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2-3 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Bachelor's degree required.
  • Preferred: Surgical Services Billing/Coding Experience.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the EEO is the Law poster:

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.


Associated topics: general surgery, laparoscopic, robotics, surg, surgeon, surgery, surgery physician * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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