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Accounting Team Specialist - Home Health Biller

Job ID 6187 Date posted 10/28/2020 Division Suncoast Hospice Position Type Full-Time Regular Shift 8am - 5pm



Empath Health is currently seeking an Accounting Team Specialist – Home Health (ATS) to join our team. If you are compassionate, motivated and interested in making a positive impact in your community, you will find a rewarding career at Empath Health.

The ATS-Home Health performs all accounting tasks related to patient accounts for the home health line of business. This includes eligibility reviews of payer information and accurate entry of payer information necessary to bill for services. Review of all home health patient accounts and work to maintain receivables at a minimum number of days. The ATS-Home Health is responsible for maintaining updated knowledge of Medicare PDGM payment methodology and any other Federal or State regulations specific to the home health arena.

As a nonprofit, integrated network of care, Empath Health supports anyone facing chronic or advanced illness. We help patients live as comfortably and meaningfully as possible and offer assistance to their families and caregivers along the way. No matter where someone is on their journey, our spectrum of medical and emotional support services provides compassionate care for each and every patient.

Suncoast Hospice, Empath Home Health, and Empath Health Pharmacy are proud to be accredited by the Joint Commission showing our commitment to quality.

Mission: Through every step of every journey, we offer compassion through extraordinary care, hope through innovative services and inspiration through endless encouragement.

Vision: To be the leader in life-changing health care.



• Education and/or Experience: Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from two-year College or technical school; or six months to one year related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
• Prefer two (2) years of computerized medical billing in the home health setting. Minimum requirement is one year experience in a home health billing setting.
• Good communication and writing skills are essential. Customer service experience is desirable.
• Data entry and computer skills are essential. Knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and insurance billing as related to home health is required including understanding of RAPs, PDGM and HIPPS for Medicare/Medicare Advantage plans. Experience in working with ICD 10 coding, CPTs and HCPCS is desirable.
• Computer skills should include billing programs, accounting programs, spreadsheet applications, and word processing.

Empath Health wants your career to be as rewarding as possible. We provide our employees with numerous opportunities for growth, education and advancement. We offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package and peace of mind.


Other benefits include:

• Health, Dental and Vision Insurance
• Group Term Life and AD&D Insurance
• Voluntary term life insurance
• Short-term and long-term disability
• 29 Days Paid Time Off annually
• Flexible spending accounts
• Retirement savings plan with employer match
• Mileage reimbursement
• Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
• Employee Recognition Programs
• Tuition reimbursement
• Much more!

Empath Health values diversity as it strengthens our community and care. We embrace the diversity of cultures, thoughts, beliefs and traditions of our employees, volunteers and people we are honored to serve across our network. Our diverse staff reflects our community and each day, we work to be respectful, sensitive and competent with each other and those in our care. In every journey, we are dedicated to achieving comfort, dignity and exceptional care. Those of all backgrounds are welcome and encouraged to apply with us or seek our care and services.

Our commitment to patient, client, staff and volunteer safety is a cornerstone of a High Reliability Organization with a focus on zero harm. Participation in the seasonal influenza program is a condition of employment and a requirement for all Empath Health employees.

Drug & Tobacco Free Workplace.

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