Departmental Charge Specialist

Date:  Feb 22, 2024

Dallas, TX, US

Category:  Non Clinical Jobs
Job Type:  Day
Schedule Type:  Full-Time
Requisition ID:  925452

Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion.


PRIMARY PURPOSE Responsible for researching charge discrepancies and working with other departments/ organizations to make necessary corrections



Education: - High School Diploma


Experience: - Must have three years experience in a hospital or business office setting to include experience in the areas of medical billing, registration, or coding.


Equivalent Education and/or Experience - None


Certification/Registration/Licensure: - None


Skills or Special Abilities:

- Must have knowledge of third party payors and understand managed care and insurance coverage, eligibility and explanation of benefits.

- Must have working knowledge of CPT and ICD-9 coding.

- Must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of personal computers, to include word processing, spreadsheet, and database software.

- Must be detail oriented, possess basic mathematical skills, and have sharp analytical skills to resolve complex financial issues.

- Must demonstrate a positive demeanour, good leadership skills, good verbal and written communication skills, and be professional in both appearance and approach.

- Must demonstrate teamwork and interpersonal skills.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status. As part of our commitment to our patients and employees’ wellness, Parkland Health is a tobacco and smoke-free campus.

Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth

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