Health First Patient Benefit Advisor I - Financial Clearance, Corporate, Full-Time in Cocoa Beach, Florida

Job Description

The Financial Counselor is responsible and accountable for providing Quality / No Harm, Customer Experience, and Stewardship by providing friendly, rapid and accurate patient registration into the computer system upon arrival, as well as provide registration paperwork and plate to the patient care areas.

Primary Accountabilities* * * Obtain accurate information from patient/family in a pleasant, efficient manner and input into the computer system. * Verification of insurance information is obtained on all patient files containing insurance. * All patient accounts are ready for billing within 48 hours of discharge to concur with the billing audit days. * Provide registration and other job requirements to meet the patient/family needs. * Recommend financial assistance and aid in completing financial statements and applications as needed for programs such as Charity, Medicaid, and other appropriate financial opportunities. * Participate in attaining Patient Business Services goals for Accounts Receivable, Cash and Bad Debt by collecting deductibles and co-pays from insured patients and deposits and/or payments for all self-pay patients.

Qualifications* * * High School diploma or equivalent. * Typing 45 WPM. * Medical Terminology desired. * Previous office experience preferred. * Knowledge of Microsoft Office programs preferred. * Demonstrates good oral and written communication skills. * Working knowledge of managed care payors and Medicare regulations. * Experience working in multiple systems: STAR, MedPay, SCI, TRACE, OF, DDE, Multiple payor websites, etc

Job: *Financial Counsellor

Organization: *Health First, Inc.

Title: Patient Benefit Advisor I - Financial Clearance, Corporate, Full-Time

Location: Florida - Brevard County-Cocoa Beach

Requisition ID: 036548