UnityPoint Health Assistant Accountant-Central Billing Office in West Des Moines, Iowa
The Assistant Accountant - Central Billing Office is responsible for financial record keeping to support accounting operations. All Assistant Accountants will perform accounting support and project management functions.
Prepare daily reconciliation between postings to patient accounts in billing system and batch deposits.
Research variances between bank deposits and remittances.
Research non-patient deposits received in lockbox and local bank accounts.
Allocate lockbox deposits to appropriate facilities.
Monitor and research any returned items.
Frequent communication with Central Billing Office and affiliate personnel when researching any issues/discrepancies identified.
Prepare and document monthly general journal entries to reflect proper account balances at month end.
Maintains and expands knowledge of general ledger and all systems which interface with the general ledger.
Assist with internal and external audits by answering questions and providing supporting documentation.
Responsive to questions and inquiries demonstrating excellent customer service.
- Perform special projects as assigned.
High school diploma
Associate's degree preferred
General bookkeeping, cash posting to customer database, reconciling detail records to batch deposit.
Central Billing Office in healthcare related field experience preferred.
Proficient with Microsoft Office applications with at least intermediate skill level in Microsoft Excel.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work as team member, creating and maintaining effective working relationships.
Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures.
Epic billing system, Hyland/OnBase imaging software experiene preferred.
Requisition ID: 2019-56075
Street: 4949 Westown Parkway
Name: 9010 Administration
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 1.0
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: M-F, 8-5
External Company Name: UnityPoint Health
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org