- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Job location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2019-11-08
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Obtains, confirms, and enters demographic, financial, and clinical information necessary for financial clearance of scheduled patient accounts. Contacts patients’ families or physicians’ offices to obtain missing insurance information. Verifies insurance and confirms insurance eligibility of patient coverage benefits, notifying patient and referring physician in the event of failed eligibility. Collaborates with scheduling departments to identify add-on patients. Obtains necessary authorizations, pre-certifications, and referrals. Notifies patients of liabilities prior to date of service and collects funds. Recommends new approaches to management for enhancing performance and productivity. Maintains appropriate records, files, and accurate documentation in the system of record. Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
High School diploma or equivalent required
Certification and Licensing:
Minimum 3 years of relevant experience required
Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:
- Knowledge of generally accepted accounting procedures and principles.
- Skill in completing assignments accurately and with attention to detail.
- Ability to process and handle confidential information with discretion.
- Ability to work independently and/or in a collaborative environment.
- Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form.
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