Why VITAS Healthcare and What Do They Offer Me?
VITAS Healthcare is the nation's leading provider of end of life care. We provide our employees opportunities for professional growth, advancement and competitive benefits.
Assist in obtaining pre-certifications and authorizations to ensure managed care compliance for all new referrals and admissions; verify information is correct.
Liaise appropriately with supervisor to communicate all obstacles, regulatory challenges and system deficiencies that the team faces.
Perform "special projects" per supervisor requests.
Maintain a clear understanding and working knowledge of all information systems required for job scope in order to best be equipped to consistently recognize and troubleshoot problems; assist other team members as necessary.
Develop "super user" capabilities in all applications and all other related information systems, tools, technologies, and processes; assist other employees as needed to ensure all tools are fully utilized to create an efficient and effective department.
Ensure the team maintains a daily focus on attaining productivity standards, recommending new approaches for enhancing performance and productivity when appropriate.
Oversee to ensure information gathered is entered into the computer system in a timely and accurate manner.
Serve as trainer/preceptor and as a resource to registrars and all Financial Clearance staff members.
Monitor and direct patient registration and Financial Clearance processes for assigned areas and regions.
Assist team members to resolve problems proactively and maximize reimbursement; identify and report common problems and trends to management.
Daily focus on attaining productivity standards, recommending new approaches for enhancing performance and productivity when appropriate.
Adhere to provider organizational policies and procedures for relevant location and job scope.
Complete and/or attend mandatory training and education sessions within approved organizational guidelines and timeframes.
Health, dental, vision, life and disability insurance
Pre-tax healthcare and dependent care flexible spending accounts
401(k) plan with numerous investment options and generous company match
Cancer and/or critical illness benefit
Paid Time Off
Employee Assistance Program
At least two (2) previous years of related healthcare Revenue Cycle experience, preferably within a registration and financial clearance experience.
Understanding of Medical Terminology and clinical docum