Encompass Health Careers

Reimbursement Specialist I

Birmingham, Alabama
Accounting/Finance Home Office


Job Description

The Reimbursement Specialist I position is responsible for Cost Reporting and other regulatory activities for 5-10 hospitals or the home office cost report.

 

Job Code: 100201


 

License or Certification:
 - None
Education, Training and Years of Experience:
 - Bachelor's Degree in Accounting (preferred) or a Finance Degree with additional pertinent experience
 - Zero to two years of reimbursement experience
 - Working experience of Microsoft Office Products
Machines, Equipment Used:
 - General office equipment such as telephone, copy machine, fax machine, calculator, computer.
Physical Requirements:
 - Good visual acuity and ability to communicate.
 - Ability to lift a minimum of 30 pounds and ability push/pull a minimum of 50 pounds, which includes the lifting, pushing and/or pulling of medical supplies and equipment and the transferring and repositioning of patients.  Reasonable assistance may be requested when lifting, pushing, and/or pulling are undertaken which exceeds these minimum requirements.
Skills and Abilities:
 - Ability to speak, read, write, and communicate effectively.
 - Ability to coordinate, analyze, observe, make decisions, and meet deadlines in a detail-oriented manner.
 - Ability to work  with minimum supervision.
 - Team player, ability to train and share knowledge, strong analytical skills and ability to problem solve, strong organizational skills, strong interpersonal communication skills, demonstrated strong work ethic.
Environmental Conditions:
 - Indoor, temperature controlled, smoke-free environment. 
 - Handicapped accessible.
 - May work under stressful circumstances at times.
Proficiency or Productivity Standards:
 - Meets established attendance standards.
 - Adheres to dress code including wearing ID badge.
 - May be required to work weekdays and/or weekends, evenings and or night shifts if needed to meet deadlines. 
 - May be required to work on religious and/or legal holidays on scheduled days/shifts.
 - May be required to perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.



Address: 3660 Grandview Parkway, Birmingham 35243
Shift: Day Job
Job ID: 1724529