Job Number: 17001
Facility: Cottage Health System
Location: Santa Barbara, CA
Schedule: FULL-TIME EXEMPT (FE)
Full Job Title: Manager - Government Billing and Follow-up
A baccalaureate degree from an accredited college or university with a degree in business, hospital administration or public health is preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of patient accounting processes related to government payor requirements. Proven ability to manage large numbers of staff, including a variety of clerical positions. Expertise in healthcare billing and collection practices and procedures. Expertise in utilizing software applications to maximize automation and efficiency in a business office setting. Able to learn new software applications and/or programs as needed. Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite. Epic experience preferred.
Minimum 5 years Patient Accounting and/or Admitting experience including minimum 2 years' experience with Medicare and Medi-Cal payors in a healthcare environment. Also to include minimum 2 years management experience in a hospital or healthcare setting.