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We are seeking an energetic candidate for a role in our ER Department. The perfect candidate will facilitate the patient admission flow, including patient identification, accurate demographics, insurance information, required signatures, documents, and will be responsible for insurance authorization, notification and verification of insurance benefits in order to obtain accurate and prompt reimbursement. Additional duties include providing information and answering questions about payment assistance collecting co-payments, patient liabilities, and entering all necessary information into the hospital computer system.
As admitting professionals, we are often the first point of contact for our patients and their families. As such we value representing an important first impression. Our professionalism, expertise and dedication help ensure that our patients receive the quality of care they need. We are diligent in obtaining complete and accurate insurance and demographic information in a timely manner, this enable us to provide high quality, compassionate health care service to all who need them, regardless of their ability to pay. Positions in this function are responsible for checking in, scheduling appointments, answering billing questions and managing patient medical records for the Emergency Department.
Obtaining benefits and insurance verification
Point of Service cash collections, co-pays, deductibles and coinsurance
Obtaining Consent for Medical Treatment and other compliance as necessary
Accurate computer data entry
Registering and pre-registering patients for emergency, elective and scheduled cases
Working with various systems including the Patient Registration and Electronic Medical Record
High School Diploma / GED
2 years of Customer Service experience
Experience utilizing a computer and Microsoft Office (Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Outlook) to create, copy, edit, send, and save documents
Comfortable working 4 days a week, 10-hour shifts: Monday, Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday from 1:00pm-11:30pm (week 1) then Sunday, Monday, Thursday from 1:00pm-11:30pm and Friday from 11:00am-9:30pm (week 2)
Experience with Healthcare Admissions or Registration
Insurance Benefits experience or knowledge
Cerner / MS4 experience
Knowledge of Medical Terminology
Careers with OptumInsight. Information and technology have amazing power to transform the Healthcare industry and improve people's lives. This is where it's happening. This is where you'll help solve the problems that have never been solved. We're freeing information so it can be used safely and securely wherever it's needed. We're creating the very best ideas that can most easily be put into action to help our clients improve the quality of care and lower costs for millions. This is where the best and the brightest work together to make positive change a reality. This is the place to do your life's best work.
Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.
UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.
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