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    Summary

    This position is located within the Albuquerque Area Indian Health Service, reporting to the Executive Officer, Office of Operational Support. This position serves as a Health System Specialist, with primary responsibility for providing oversight to the day-to-day operations of the entire area-wide Third Party Billing and Collection System.

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    Responsibilities

    • Develop new program guidelines and policies related to Purchase Referred Care services.
    • Provide direction in the use of alternate payment resources in conjunction with the provision of Purchased Referred Care such as Medicaid, Medicare, and Veteran Affairs, etc.
    • Respond to all Purchased Referred Care congressional inquiries and requests for payment assistance made to the Area Director.
    • Coordinate with Service Unit/Health Center professional and para-professional staff in the identification, development, and definition of contract requirements for physician, hospital, dental, lab, x-ray, and other health services.
    • Consult with the Fiscal Intermediary staff to resolve issues concerning missing purchase orders, contracts or rate quote agreements, and claim payments to vendors.
    • Develop, implement, and oversee Third Party Billing program principles, policies and procedures.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status

    Yes

    Promotion Potential

    None

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/592456000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.