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UT Health Payment Posting Specialist II Practice Plan in Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Payment Posting Specialist II Practice Plan

Texas Medical Center-Houston, Texas

Professional/Managerial

McGovern Medical School at UTHealth

Requisition #: 20000244

Position Summary:

The Payment Posting Specialist II performs basic payment posting processes with minimal supervision and handles some specialized payment situations, as assigned, under general supervision.

Position Key Accountabilities:

  1. Accurately posts all assigned manual and electronic payments to patient accounts.

  2. Resolves any edits and reports issues in a timely and accurate manner.

  3. Works zero-dollar Explanation of Benefits (EOBs) as assigned.

  4. Reconciles payments on a daily basis prior to the end of each shift.

  5. Processes and posts credit card payments.

  6. Works on special projects as assigned.

  7. Performs other duties as assigned.

Certification/Skills:

Knowledge and understanding of insurance benefits and medical terminology is a plus. Must be comfortable interacting with others in an office environment. Must have strong critical thinking skills. Ability to work independently without close supervision. Excellent interpersonal and conflict resolution skills; excellent phone and computer skills.

Minimum Education:

High School Diploma/GED

Minimum Experience:

2 years of experience with revenue cycle processes. May substitute required experience with equivalent years of education beyond the minimum education requirement.

Physical Requirements:

Exerts up to 20 pounds of force occasionally and/or up to 10 pounds frequently and/or a negligible amount constantly to move objects.

Security Sensitive:

This job class may contain positions that are security sensitive and thereby subject to the provisions of Texas Education Code § 51.215

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