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Patient Services Coordinator/UKHC

Lexington, KY 40507
Job Title Patient Services Coordinator/UKHC
Requisition Number RE24802
Working Title Customer Service DME Intake Coordinator/UKHC
Work Location Lexington, KY
Grade Level 07
Salary Range $15.26-23.98/hour
Type of Position Staff
Position Time Status Full-Time
Required Education


Click here for more information about equivalencies: http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies
Required Related Experience

5 yrs

Required License/Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

The ability to lift, carry, push and pull objects up to 25 pounds on a daily basis, kneel and bend, as well as stand, walk, and sit for extended periods of time. Tasks will involve repetitive motions.


Primarily day shifts; may include some weekends and holidays. Hours and days of the week subject to change based on needs of department.

Job Summary

The department of pharmacy is seeking a dependable, full-time, self-motivated, experienced Medical Billing Specialist for a Durable Medical Equipment (DME) business. Prior experience with Medicare, Medicaid, and private insurance billing and companies is required and knowledge of DME billing systems is a plus. This position will be responsible for intake information for referrals, maintaining patient records, CMN preparation, benefits investigations for new patients and re-verification for current patients, and additional administrative tasks as assigned. The successful individual in this role will be organized, have excellent attention to detail, the ability to evaluate options and make decisions efficiently, and dedication to quality patient care.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Computer/Microsoft Office Suite; strong customer service skills; and excellent organizational and time management skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

• The ideal candidate will have medical office or billing experience, experience with insurance verification, and/or familiarity with DME equipment and DME patient management software.
• Experience interpreting/processing explanation of benefits (EOB) and insurance denials, ability to resolve past due claims, and knowledge of insurance payer specific prior authorization requirements is preferred.

Deadline to Apply 11/18/2020
University Community of Inclusion

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.


Posted: 2020-11-16 Expires: 2020-12-16

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