Cash Accountant I

Digestive Health Associates of Texas, P.A. - Dallas, TX (30+ days ago)

About the Company:
Digestive Health Associates of Texas, P.A. (DHAT), is a large Gastroenterology group consisting of over 80 physicians with over 40 locations throughout the Dallas/Ft Worth area. We provide cost-effective, community-based health care services supporting the full spectrum of an individual’s digestive healthcare, with access and quality patient care unsurpassed in this area.

Digestive Health Management is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. We value our employees’ time and efforts. Our commitment to your success is enhanced by our competitive compensation package and future growth opportunities within the company. For full-time employees, we offer an extensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision benefits, basic and optional life insurance, short and long term disability, flexible spending accounts, health savings account, 401(k) with company match and discretionary profit sharing, paid holidays, vacation, sick time, a competitive salary and an enjoyable work environment.

The Cash Accountant position is a part of Cash Accounting. Cash Accounting is responsible for verifying that all funds posted to patient accounts is deposited into the appropriate bank accounts. The verification will include cash, checks, credit cards, and EFT (electronic funds transfer) transactions. The Cash Accountant will also assist in reconciling the general ledger cash balance to the bank statement cash balance.

The Essential Job Functions are:
Bank statement reconciliation
Daily cash reconciliation
Research differences in cash and patient postings
Timely completion of all compliance training and testing
All other duties as assigned

Qualifications & Certifications:
College degree preferred, however 5 years plus experience in a Cash position is acceptable
Ability to prioritize duties
Ability to meet deadlines
Responsibilities related to company mission, culture and engagement:

Actively participate in achieving the company’s Mission, that being to optimize the health of our patients and community by providing compassionate, state of the art care to adults and children with digestive and liver diseases
Adhere to the company’s Code of Conduct, to conduct business with honesty, integrity, and in an appropriate manner for services provided, while ensuring that its business arrangements comply with relevant state and federal statutes and regulations
Consistently work on ways to engage our patients, improve their care experience and maintain strong relationships with referring physician offices and other referral sources
Create an environment of trust and healthy working relationships
Ability to adapt to changing healthcare environment and lead by example
Exemplify a “can do” attitude and commitment to excellence

Mental/Physical Requirements:
Ability to work well under pressure with diverse groups of professionals and physicians
Requires reasoning ability and good independent judgment
Must demonstrate sensitivity to cultural differences within team and community
May require working under stressful conditions and irregular hours
May require working with frequent interruptions
Work may involve prolonged periods of sitting, standing, lifting, bending, reaching and the ability to push or pull items weighing 30 pounds or less
Required to operate computer keyboard, mouse, and monitor