Accountant I
Job Type
Full-time
Description

Snowline is community-based, nonprofit organization, dedicated for over 35 years to meeting the unique physical, emotional, and spiritual needs of those who are nearing the end of life's journey. We care for patients throughout Sacramento County and El Dorado County. 

Requirements

Qualifications: 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance OR equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Experience in budget preparation, accounting principles, procedures, systems development and administration
  • Extensive spreadsheet experience including but not limited to Excel and other accounting software programs
  • Experience with computer based accounting systems


Essential Functions: 

Accounts Receivable

Administers all aspects of medical billing including:

  • Timely and accurately performs complex accounting functions for patient billing, including electronic and manual third party billing to Medicare, Medical and insurance carriers. 
  • Responsible for ensuring compliance with required registration with Medicare, MediCal and third party insurance providers.
  • Research and initiate activity to resolve complex charge processing and coding issues, review difficult classification situations to determine the most appropriate codes.
  • Follows up on submitted claims; monitors unpaid claims, initiates tracers and resubmit claims as necessary. 
  • May recognize potential for additional coding revenue.
  • Maintains third party billing records.
  • Performs accounts receivable closing and generates month end aging reports.
  • Interface with patient care group to insure integrity of patient data related to billing.


Accounting 

  • Prepares and analyzes statistical and financial data as required
  • Acts as backup to payroll and accounts payable
  • Performs bank reconciliations
  • Account reconciliations
  • Prepares and submits required governmental agency monthly, quarterly and annual reporting, to include, but not limited to; Medicare Cost Report, California Annual Utilization Report, property tax and sale tax returns.
  • Assists the Director of Finance in annual audit.
  • Fixed Asset Accounting