Area Collections Specialist

Sava Senior Care 1/22/2019 7:18:02 AM
JOB ID: 1633.9 Specialty: Billing Collections
Aspen Living Center Colorado Springs, Colorado 80910






The Area Collection Specialist assists the Region Manager, Collections in being a resource and liaison to the field business office personnel and divisional and regional teams as it relates to the functions of the business office in an assigned geographic area. Maintains knowledge of and demonstrates the company's policies, procedures, programs, and practices. Monitors receivable trends to identify best practices and potential risks, while incorporating findings into process improvements. Conducts third party and billing activities as needed and assists in training of new business office personnel.

Essential Duties & Responsibilities
Monitors Billing and Collection Activities at assigned facilities
Assures proper accounting procedures and controls are in place and followed in assigned facilities
Analyzes collection trends on a monthly basis for assigned facilities
Conducts third party billing/collection activities as needed at assigned facilities
Recommends write offs on bad debt accounts
Assures consistent implementation and compliance with all company policies and procedures for Business Office functions to maximize revenue and cash flow
Maintains knowledge of Medicare and Medicaid regulations related to billing
Other Duties as Assigned

Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration/Accounting preferred, but not required.
Minimum of five (5) years experience in third party billing/collections with at least two (2) years in a supervisory capacity preferred.
Proficient in the use of a personal computer.
This position will require travel to multiple facilities in the NC market and could be asked to provide support throughout the entire East Division if necessary.

Knowledge and Skills
Must be proficient in the use of a personal computer and windows environment software with intermediate level of keyboarding skills.
Basic accounting and reconciliation skills
Intermediate level knowledge of MS Office Products ' Word and Excel.
Must have strong interpersonal skills including verbal and written communications.

Shift: Full Time

Colorado Springs, CO 80910 - Colorado