Job ID: 347280
Precertification Coordinator - ENT Clinic Broken Arrow
Regular / Day
We Are Hiring
- A Passionate Team: Ascension associates are leaders who follow their heart. We give, grow, connect and provide care; together as a team we are committed to our mission of serving the poor and vulnerable.
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- More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job. It’s a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community.
- Greets patients and visitors, checks patients in and out, and obtains necessary documentation. Verifies and enters demographic information.
- Obtains and verifies insurance authorizations/precertification. Completes medical record release requests and schedules/confirms patient appointments.
- Enters, reviews and submits charges for patient procedures and services daily. Collects co-payments and reconciles all daily reports and deposits for accuracy.
- Provides general office and clerical support to assigned area.
- Obtains authorization on for admissions as required by health plans.
- Enters patient insurance authorizations and any pertinent information from insurance company into the patient account history. Documents insurance coverage of services to be provided.
- Notifies case management about interactions with insurance companies regarding services. Manages denials or potential denials as described by insurer.
- Monitors and reviews applicable schedule to ensure that authorization and initial length of stay is obtained and on file.
- High school diploma or GED required
- Prefer previous Insurance precertification/Authorization experience
- Prefer experience in reworking insurance denials
- Prefer Customer Service experience
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