Job Posting: Legal Collector (Monday-Friday 8:00am-4:30pm)
Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Clinic Billing - Fayetteville, AR
Department: WR Legal Collections
Shift: Monday - Friday Days
Job Number: JO-2203-45754
Date Posted: 3/25/2022
Categories: General Support
Washington Regional Medical Center is our regions only locally governed, community-owned, not-for-profit healthcare system. Our system includes a 425-bed acute care hospital located in the heart of Fayetteville supported by our clinic system - including primary, specialty and urgent care operations - that span across Northwest Arkansas into Harrison and Eureka Springs. Being heavily supported and invested in our community makes Washington Regional a unique employer, encouraging staff to give back to the community in which we live and work and give back to each other.
Washington Regional Mission, Vision and Values prove to be a firm foundation and inspiration from which we fulfill our purpose.
Mission: Washington Regional is committed to improving the health of people in communities we serve through compassionate, high quality care, prevention and wellness education.
Vision: To be the leading healthcare system in Northwest Arkansas --- the best place to receive care and the best place to give care.
Values: To treat others patients and their families, visitors, physicians, and each other as we would want to be treated.
The collector is responsible for performing receptionist and cashier duties for the department or preparing documents necessary for dissemination of liens, bankruptcies, probates, lawsuits and garnishments to the proper authorities. This position is moderately supervised and spends the majority of the time sitting (up to 60% of work time) while performing repetitive type actions (using a PC, Microsoft Office, 10-key calculator and phone.)
Specific Educational and Skill Competencies Required
High school diploma or GED. Good communication skills, skilled in telephone negotiations and legal collections, proficient in document preparation using Microsoft Word and Excel, 2-5 years collections and/or customer service experience, skilled in bookkeeping, 10 key calculator, typing, computer data entry and skip tracing and asset searches.
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