Clinical Patient Account Specialist

(Patient Financial Services)

The University Eye Center, the patient care facility of the State University of New York, College of Optometry, is seeking a detail oriented individual for our Patient Financial Services Department.  The successful candidate will possess strong verbal and interpersonal skills and have demonstrated a thorough understanding of all insurances and billing.  The hours for this position are:

Tuesday - Thursday: 12:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Friday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Saturday: 10:00 am - 6:00 pm

Responsibilities: Timely claim submission, review of delinquent accounts, obtaining and updating the practice management system with insurance coverage information to maximize submission of clean claims.  Supervision of Patient Accounts staff as needed.  Reconciliation of financial reports as it relates to billing, and providing quality Customer Service as it relates to responding to Patient billing inquiries.

Qualifications:  A minimum of five years experience in medical insurance billing/patient accounts, or an Associates Degree plus two years of related experience required.  Prior supervisory experience preferred. 

Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume and salary history by Thursday, June 5, 2014:

Ms. Liduvina Martinez-Gonzalez
Chief Operating Officer
University Eye Center
SUNY College of Optometry
33 West 42nd Street
New York, New York 10036

Fax: (212) 938-4037


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