The Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY) is the nation's largest not-for-profit home- and community-based health care organization, serving the five boroughs of New York City, and Nassau, Suffolk, and Westchester Counties. For 125 years, VNSNY has been committed to meeting the health care needs of New Yorkers with compassionate, high-quality home health care. We offer a wide range of services, programs, and health plans to meet the diverse needs of our patients, members, and clients from before birth to the end of life.
Each day, more than 13,000 VNSNY employees - including nurses, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, other allied professionals, and paraprofessionals - deliver compassionate care, unparalleled medical expertise, and 24/7 solutions and resources to more than 48,000 patients and members, helping them to live the best lives possible in their homes and communities.
Responsibilities and Qualifications
Reviews and analyzes documentation for billing, collections and Medicaid application and re-certification. Updates/monitors/maintains all tracking systems necessary for timely submission of documentation and collections of accounts receivable. Identifies issues/trends regarding collection and payments, makes recommendation based on findings and initiates/follows up with the resolution to ensure timely collection and adherence to departmental, Agency, and external policies/guidelines. Works under general supervision.
Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent in Business, Accounting or related discipline preferred.
Experience: Minimum of two years experience in a health care, insurance or financial setting performing credit/collection and/or billing functions required. Effective oral/written/verbal communication and customer service skills required. Personal Computer skills including Microsoft Word and Excel required. Analytical skills, including compilation/analysis of data, report creation and recommendations based on findings preferred.