Finance Clerk
Humber River Hospital
Toronto, ON
Position Profile
Join our financial reporting team as we work together to achieve sustainable, responsive and efficient growth and asset utilization.

At Humber River Hospital, or Finance department plays a pivotal role in developing, implementing, and managing financial, accounting, and reporting policies, processes, and operational activities that meet all Ministry of Health and Long Term Care (MOHLTC) legal, regulatory, requirements.

We are currently seeking a Temporary Part Time Finance Clerk (until March 29, 2019)to join our Finance team. This individual will create and process transactions in Meditech for charges, receipts, adjustments and refunds.

Are you a Finance Clerk that has experience dealing with customers and billing issues? If you answered yes to any of the questions above, we invite you to read the details below and apply to this exciting career opportunity and Humber River Hospital.

Position Responsibilities:
Perform all accounting functions related to billing, adjustments and collections for all types of hospital related revenues, including OHIP, Insurance, WSIB, Federal government, other province billing, ambulance billing, and other patient and sundry billing on a timely basis.
Creating and processing of transaction batches in Meditech for charges, receipts, adjustments, refunds. Answering patient and client inquiries in a calm, patient and courteous manner.
Update patient demographics and insurance information to ensure accurate billings.
Obtain credit/debit card payments over telephone upon patient request.
Prints bills, statements and checks for accuracy prior to sending to patients/ clients.
Sort mail and distribute to Finance staff.
Coverage of other Finance clerk tasks as per operational requirements.
Cross train team members.
Work with other team members to coordinate responsibilities, and prioritize tasks, ensuring all important deadlines are met.
Shares with other clerks the responsibility of return mail.
Provides excellent customer service to patients, families, hospital staff, Doctors’ offices and employers, internal and external stakeholders, using appropriate communication methods to respond in a timely, helpful, and courteous manner.
Responds to all types of billing and payment inquiries in a calm, patient, and courteous manner. Inquiries may be professional, personal or on the phone for patients, families and insurance companies.
Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
College Diploma or degree in a recognized Accounting program.
Accounts Receivable experience required.
2 years work experience in Accounting and dealing with customers and billing issues, preferably in a hospital Meditech environment
Data Entry and Mathematical aptitude required
Strong communication skills oral and written.
Ability to work independently and co-operatively as part of a team
Working knowledge of Accounting
High accuracy rate with ability to pay close attention to details
Ability to prioritize workload to meet deadlines
Admissions experience preferred.
Excel preferred
Hours of work: Must be available to work afternoons, days, weekends and evenings.

Employee Group: Teamsters Clerical

Hourly rate: $25.058-$25.896

Why Humber? Why Now? Humber River Hospital is on an exciting transformation journey of redefining patient care as we leverage the most advanced technologies to enhance all aspects of delivering highly reliable safe, quality care. We continue to build a people-centered workplace with excellent staff and physician engagement by hiring passionate, diverse and inclusive healthcare professionals. People who care and live our values of Compassion, Professionalism and Respect. People who are committed to making a positive difference.

We are a Studer Group hospital, focused on evidence-based leadership practices and hardwiring a culture that WOWs.

Why? Because at Humber River Hospital, we know it’s our people and our ability to innovate that allows us to consistently deliver a positive patient experience. At Humber River Hospital we believe in exceptional care...healthier community.

To express your interest in this exciting opportunity, complete the online application in confidents at www.hrh.ca/jobs

This description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by the employee within this position. However, the actual responsibilities, duties, qualifications and experience may vary. Employee may perform other related duties as required to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Information contained in this job posting/description is subject to change.

Humber River Hospital is committed to inclusion and diversity. We believe that diversity drives our culture of innovation. By bringing together a variety of different perspectives, it fuels our creative thinking, generates new ideas and creates solutions designed to address tomorrow's healthcare challenges today. We take pride in providing professional development and career advancement opportunities for our employees including minorities, women, veterans and individuals with physical and developmental disabilities. We also provide accommodation to applicants and all of our employees - from hire to retire.

Let us know what we can do to help you be successful during your recruitment experience at Humber River Hospital.