Hawaii Pacific Health Billing Specialist - Pharmacy in Honolulu, Hawaii

Job Description

Founded in 1921, Straub Medical Center is a fully integrated nonprofit health care system with a 159-bed tertiary care hospital in Honolulu, a network of neighborhood clinics and a visiting specialist program that reaches throughout the state of Hawai‘i. With more than 300 employed or contracted physicians who are leaders in their fields, Straub provides its patients with expert diagnoses and treatments for more than 30 different medical specialties, including bone and joint, heart, cancer, endocrinology/diabetes, family medicine, gastroenterology, geriatric medicine, internal medicine, women’s health, vascular and urology. Straub is home to the Pacific Region’s only multi-disciplinary burn treatment center. The hospital consistently brings new technologies and innovative medical practices to Hawai‘i, such as pioneering minimally invasive cardiac surgery and total joint replacement. In 2010, the American Heart Association recognized Straub in three areas of excellence: Coronary Artery Disease (Gold Award), Heart Failure (Silver Award) and Heart Attack (Bronze Award.)

The Pharmacy department is responsible for compounding and dispensing pharmaceuticals, supplies, medications and large-to-small volume parenterals, as well as providing drug information and education. We strive to ensure that our patients and clients receive safe and effective medication by applying the highest standards of modern pharmaceutical care.

As the Pharmacy Billing Specialist, you will help to ensure that the Pharmacy department at Straub provides outstanding pharmaceutical knowledge and services to our patients and their families. You will perform day-to-day functions related to pharmacy coding and billing; participate in the resolution of pharmacy billing issues and collaborate with system personnel to develop protocols that minimize potential problems. You will also ensure that all pharmacy processes are completed in a timely manner and that projected incoming revenue is captured and reconciled against prescription records. We are looking for someone with strong organizational and communication skills, attention to administrative and financial integrity and a commitment to delivering the highest quality health care to Hawai‘i’s people.

Location: Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

Work Schedule: Day - 8 Hours

Work Type: Per Diem

FTE: 0.250000

Bargaining Unit: Non-Bargaining

Exempt: No

Minimum Qualifications: High school or equivalent. Formal course work or training as a Pharmacy Technician or in Accounting.

Preferred Qualifications: Two (2) years’ experience as a Pharmacy Technician. One (1) year experience in patient accounting or pharmacy billing.

EOE/AA/Disabled/Vets

Position Billing Specialist - Pharmacy

Category Pharmacy

Employment Type Employee

Location Straub Medical Center, Honolulu, HI

Req ID 8778