Title:Insurance Receptionist/Admission Liasison
For more than 100 years, Ascension Saint Joseph Hospital Elgin has brought top medical care to the Fox River Valley. Our 184-bed, full-service hospital has been recognized for excellence in multiple specialties. We are known across the nation for our heart and vascular institute, which offers the latest high-tech cardiac care. And our Cancer Care Center brings together board-certified doctors and specialists to provide the region’s most advanced cancer treatment and rehabilitation.
What You Will Do:
- Confirm insurance coverage via payer portals and determine necessity for pre-authorization.
- Obtain authorization and process referrals for services ordered by providers.
- Schedule appointments as appropriate and within required timeframes and assure referrals are maintained within appropriate
network and/or payer requirement.
- Remain current on referral policies and procedures, payer requirements, managed care matrix, portals and determine financial responsibility for services to be provided.
- Communicate with patients, healthcare providers, and third-party service providers regarding insurance coverage and barriers to care.
- Document detailed information in the patient medical record and any actions taken regarding authorization status, coverage issues, restrictions and appointment details.
- Notify patients and providers of services requested that are not authorized by insurance.
What You Will Need:
- High school diploma or GED required.
Why Join Our Team:
Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.
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