Health Advocates is seeking a Third Party Liability Collector for our main office in Chatsworth, CA.
Job Summary This position is responsible for the timely follow up and collection efforts of Personal Injury and Third Party Liability claims. Job responsibilities include: review accounts to determine merit of collection efforts, generate and distribute claims and letters, assist with settlement negotiations, and other related duties as assigned.
High School diploma or GED equivalent required
Paralegal certificate a plus
At least 3 years experience with collections (Third Party collections preferred)
Previous experience with Personal Injury Claims preferred
Knowledge of Hospital or medical office collections department functions, operations, and procedures preferred
Knowledge of settlement practices and collections procedures
Knowledge of Med Pay
Familiar with HIPAA regulations and guidelines
Basic office skills and computer literacy required
Must be able to type 30 wpm
Working Title: Case Manager Pay rate: $16.25+ per hour (Depending on Experience) Position Type: Full-time; Non-exempt Schedule: Alternative Work Week Schedule - Mon-Thur 7:30 am-5:00 pm & Fri 7:30 am-12:30 pm Other: We conduct assessment testing and post offer background checks
Benefits Health Advocates offers a comprehensive benefits package to meet the needs of today s employees. They include: Healthcare and Insurance Benefits, Retirement Benefits, Employee Discounts, Employee Assistance Program, Credit Union, Rideshare Incentives, Employee Referral Program, Vacation/Holiday/Sick Leave and other time off.
Founded in 1990, Health Advocates is the largest privately funded public advocacy company in California providing Eligibility and Recovery services to California public health systems, private hospitals, clinics, health plans, government agencies, and individuals. We are dedicated to identifying medical coverage from third-party sources such as Medi-Cal, Social Security (SSI/SSDI), and other health insurance programs to minimize uncompensated care to the benefit of both our clients and the patients and applicants they serve. Our success is born from a very unique blend of resources, expertise, and an unwavering determination to identify coverage and recovery solutions on behalf of patients that simply have no ability to pay their increasing financial healthcare debts. Innovation and compassion are integral to Health Advocates’ identity and these attributes have historically served our clients very well. We are proud of our past, excited about our future, and confident of our continued success.
This position requires access to confidential protected health information (PHI). Our employees are expected to protect the privacy of all PHI in accordance with Health Advocates’ privacy policies and procedures and as required by state and federal law including but not limited to the HIPAA Security and Privacy Rule.
Health Advocates 21540 Plummer Street, Suite B Chatsworth, CA 91311 (818) 995-9500 p (818) 995-6872 f
Health Advocates is an equal opportunity employer. We believe all of our employees should be treated fairly, consistently, and with dignity and respect. Our goal is to maintain a satisfied and productive team of employees. The keys to reaching that goal are effective leadership, fair and competitive wages and benefits, dedication to the job, and close attention to employee relations matters.
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