Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion
Streamwood Behavioral Healthcare System (SBHS) is a 178-bed acute care facility located in Streamwood,IL and has been providing mental health treatment to the Chicagoland community and the state of Illinois since 1991. We are dedicated to offering services to meet the ever-changing emotional and behavioral healthcare needs of children, adolescents, and their families. SBHS has a Patient Account Representative position available. The candidate selected will be responsible for the following:
Maintains required billing records, reports and files.
Prioritizes follow-up on accounts as appropriate. Reviews EOBs for proper payment.
Effectively calculates deductibles, co-payments, transportation fees, and ancillary fees and clearly communicates these fees to patients and/or guarantors. Updates these calculations in a timely manner and communicates updates with patients and/or guarantors, any time a change in status occurs (i.e., change in level of care, denial due to medical necessity, other denials, etc.).
Performs all other duties as required or assigned.