We're working on behalf of a not-for-profit health system has been providing advanced medical care for patients throughout California for over 125years. Their nationally recognized services provide families in the greater Santa Barbara area with the patient-centered care they deserve. Their medical staff of more than 600 physicians includes specialists in all major clinical areas, many of whom participate in the training and education of some of the top medical residents in the country in our internal medicine, general surgery, and radiology residency programs.
Looking for a great opportunity in a great location? We seek candidates with two (2) or more years' experience with Medicare and Medi-Cal payors in a healthcare environment for the role of Manager - Government Billing. In this role you will be responsible for managing the daily operations of the billing and government follow up areas in Patient Financial Services. This includes billing of all accounts, and follow-up of inpatient and outpatient accounts receivable within any government program. You will be responsible for ensuring complete, accurate, and timely follow up and collection of outstanding government accounts receivable for hospital services rendered. The position also actively participates in other management activities including but not limited to short and long range planning processes, and budget development and implementation. .
Candidates should have a Bachelors degree in business, hospital administration or public health. Must have five (5) or more years of Patient Accounting and/or Admitting experience that includes a minimum of two (2) years of experience with Medicare and Medi-Cal payors in a hospital or healthcare environment. Must have demonstrated knowledge of patient accounting processes related to government payor requirements. Must have a proven ability to manage large numbers of staff, including a variety of clerical positions. Must have expertise in healthcare billing and collection practices and procedures. Must have strong skills in utilizing software applications to maximize automation and efficiency in a business office setting. Must be able to learn new software applications and/or programs as needed. But be proficient with Microsoft Office Suite. Epic experiencepreferred.
Competitive compensation and benefits that include above-market salaries, premium medical coverage, new-hire bonuses, pension plans, tax savings accounts, rental and mortgage assistance and relocation packages. This is an excellent opportunity to live in a city that is nestled between the ocean and the mountains, offering breathtaking vistas, beautiful flowers, an abundance of Spanish Colonial architecture and a mild climate.