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Discrepancy Analyst Virtual in Nashville at Parallon

Date Posted: 12/20/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Nashville
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    12/20/2018

Job Description


Parallon believes that organizations that continuously learn and improve will thrive. That’s why, after more than a decade, we remain dedicated to helping hospitals and hospital systems operate knowledgeably, intelligently, effectively and efficiently in the rapidly evolving healthcare marketplace, today and in the future. As one of the healthcare industry’s leading providers of business and operational services.  Parallon is uniquely equipped to provide a broad spectrum of customized revenue cycle services.
JOB TITLE: Discrepancy Analyst
 
GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES - Responsible for logging all discrepancies and correcting nonpayment related discrepancies
 
SUPERVISOR - Logging Supervisor
 
SUPERVISES - N/A
 
DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO:
• Work Discrepancy Report to determine types of discrepancies and assign appropriate reason codes
• Make all corrections of non-payment related discrepancies
• Forward all other discrepancies to Overpayment or Underpayment Analyst
• Practice and adhere to the “Code of Conduct” philosophy and “Mission and Value Statement”
• Other duties as assigned
 
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES
• Communication - communicates clearly and concisely, verbally and in writing
• Customer orientation - establishes and maintains long-term customer relationships, building trust and respect by consistently meeting and exceeding expectations
• Interpersonal skills - able to work effectively with other employees, patients and external parties
• PC skills - demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office applications and others as required
• Policies & Procedures - demonstrates knowledge and understanding of organizational policies, procedures and systems
• Basic skills - able to perform basic mathematical calculations, balance and reconcile figures, punctuate properly, spell correctly and transcribe accurately
 
EDUCATION
• High school diploma or GED required
 
EXPERIENCE
• At least one year of logging-related experience required
 
CERTIFICATE/LICENSE - N/A
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS - Requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare and communicate appropriate reports. Requires lifting papers or boxes up to 25 pounds occasionally. Work is performed in an office environment. Work may be stressful at times.  Contact may involve dealing with angry or upset people. Staff must remain flexible and available to provide staffing assistance for any/all disaster or emergency situations.
 
OSHA CATEGORY – The normal work routine involves no exposure to blood, body fluids, or tissues (although situations can be imagined or hypothesized under which anyone, anywhere, might encounter potential exposure to body fluids). Persons who perform these duties are not called upon as part of their employment to perform or assist in emergency care or first aid, or to be potentially exposed in some other way.

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