WASHINGTON COUNTY Accounting Assistant in WEST BEND, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Job Code: 1110 Enters billing information into an automated billing system. Interviews clients for ability to pay information and insurance coverage. Calls insurance companies for eligibility benefits and pre-certification and acquires all information needed to obtain maximum reimbursement. Obtains the various releases from client or family members that are needed for billing purposes. Assist with preparation of patient statements for clinic. Assists in preparation of electronic claims billing. Assists with posting receipts to billing line items. Contacts insurance companies and other health care providers regarding billing and payment issues. May assist in preparation of delinquent accounts for analysis and distribution to a collection agency. Assists customers with requests, either on the phone or in person. Maintains financial files and performs a wide variety of general office procedures when assigned. Assists in preparing vouchers and statements for the Department in an automated accounting system. Takes trial balances, and reconciles accounts. Posts entries and receipts in journals, registers, ledgers, and on the computer system. Completes journal entries as needed. Representative payee check processing. Scheduling appointments. Credentialing providers and agency certification. Performs other duties as assigned, including responding to an emergency event. Washington County is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Strong decision-making and organizational skills; excellent verbal and written communicationd Must have proficient computer skills using Microsoft Office (Excel, Outlook and Word) ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: ipc.us/t/9DB42B4967DA47AA