Ascension

Insurance Reprsentative

Ascension

Aug 4th, 2022
For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, cultivates talent, and affirms patients so we can provide care that treats the whole person: body, mind and spirit. Our innovative approach impacts and influences the community we serve. We are a passionate team. We give, grow, connect, and provide care; together as a team we are committed to our mission of caring for all persons with special attention to those who need it most.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2021, Ascension provided $2.3 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes approximately 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600 sites of care – including 142 hospitals and more than 40 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia, while providing a variety of services including clinical and network services, venture capital investing, investment management, biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and contracting through Ascension’s own group purchasing organization.
St. Louis, MO
https://jobs.ascension.org/careers-home/
We Are Hiring:

Title:Insurance Receptionist/Admission Liasison

Department: Physical Therapy Amb
Hospital: Saint Joseph Hospital Elgin
Location:77 North Airlite Street.
Schedule:Monday-Friday 8:30a-5p; occasional Saturday 8a-12p

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:

Help patients navigate through their health care needs by assisting with referrals, insurance authorizations, scheduling appointments, and answering questions.
  • 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:

Education:
  • High school diploma or GED required.

Additional Preferences:

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team:

Ascension Illinois, one of the largest health systems in Illinois, with 15 hospitals and over 150 sites of care, serves over 6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area. A career at Ascension means you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all.

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.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, 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.

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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.

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