Ascension Health Billing Specialist - Urgent Care in St. Augustine, Florida

Job ID: 241642

Billing Specialist - Urgent Care

St. Augustine, Florida


Additional Job Information

Title: Specialist - Billing

City, State: St. Augustine,FL

Location: SV Health Center St Johns

Department: Urgent Care CR210

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 80 hours Bi-Weekly

Marketing Statement

St. Vincent’s HealthCare, part of Ascension, is a faith-based, not-for-profit health system that has served the people of Jacksonville, Florida and the surrounding communities since 1873. From its humble beginning to its current status as a regional healthcare system, St. Vincent’s HealthCare is widely recognized for delivering personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Billing Specialist prepares and issues bills for reimbursement to individual and third party payors in an out-patient or medical office environment.


  • Prepares insurance claims for submission to third party payors and/or responsible parties.

  • Reviews claims for accuracy, including proper diagnosis and procedure codes.

  • Reviews claim rejections and communicates with payors to resolve billing issues.

  • Prepares and reviews routine billing reports. Recommends process improvements based on findings.

  • Serves as primary liaison between patients, third party vendors and organization concerning payer issues. Resolve reimbursement issues for complete adjudication of claim in timely manner meeting carrier guidelines.

  • Advises management of any payer issue or trends for resolution.

  • Researches and interprets commercial carriers and government payers rules, regulations and method of reimbursement to ensure proper billing practices, reducing A/R.



  • High school diploma or equivalent required

Work Experience:

  • 3 years billing experience required, computer proficient and excellent communicator

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking the "Apply Now" button. To apply later, return to the Employment page at

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment Kiosks in the following locations:

St. Vincent's Medical Center Riverside, adjacent to Human Resources Employment and Employee Relations, Suite 1102 located at 1 Shircliff Way, Jacksonville, FL 32204 or at St. Vincent's Medical Center Southside in Human Resources, Suite 220 located in the Roger Main Building, 2nd floor, 4203 Belfort Road, Jacksonville, FL 32216

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9). This law applies to individuals hired, including PRN, part-time and temporary employees and students.

Additionally, St Vincent's Healthcare is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is a web based program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS Verification Division, and the Social Security Administration that supplements the current I-9 eligibility verification process. The program determines whether the information provided by the new hire matches government records and whether the new hire is authorized to work in the United States.