Collections Specialist

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Location
Metairie, Louisiana
Industry
Customer Service & Call Center (Office and Administrative Support Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
7:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Salary
US$ 15.35 per hour
Ref. Number
S_58545
Contact
Hall, Christina, Spherion
Phone
504-4556565
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Job Description

Do you thrive on meeting metrics?
Ready to achieve your next career goal? We have a position for you!

Our client in Metairie, LA is seeking Collections Representatives to reconcile patient accounts. The ideal candidate must be skilled in following up, negotiation and customer service excellence.

This position is Monday - Friday, 7:30am-4:30pm
Weekly paychecks at a pay rate of $15.35/hr.

Responsibilities:
In this capacity, the Collections representative provides outstanding customer service to customers and vendors through effective and timely communication.Under general supervision, identify and resolve routine outstanding claims. Generate and analyze diverse reports and work lists in the identification and resolution of general patient account issues. Assist in the resolution of outstanding payments from past due accounts. Ensure timely receipt of claim payments; processing payments accordingly and reconciling all necessary data. Perform all responsibilities in compliance with company policies and procedures; ensuring timely and complete documentation of activities performed. May serve as a point of contact for customers and/or external vendors in response to inquiries and unresolved issues.

Working hours: 7:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Skills:
General computer skills with working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, and email applications
Detail oriented with good analytical and organizational skills
Good interpersonal skills with the ability to work cohesively within a team environment
Excellent oral and written communication skills to effectively communicate with customers and all levels of management

Education:
High School

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
HS Diploma or equivalent
Must complete Microsoft Office assessments and exceed a 70% to be considered


If you are interested in this position, please apply online at Spherion.com.
Following the completion of your application, please call our office to speak to a recruiter for immediate consideration.

Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. Whether you're looking for temporary, temp-to-perm or direct hire opportunities, no one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.

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