Combine two of the fastest - growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that's improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation isn't about another gadget, it's about making Healthcare data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There's no room for error. Join us and start doing your life’s best work.SM
The Per Diem Associate Patient Care Coordinator registers patients and provides information regarding hospital rules and regulations. Conducts interviews to obtain demographics and insurance information. Keys information into the Patient Registration System. Obtains appropriate signature on medical, legal and financial forms. Performs a variety of other clerical duties related to patient's registration.
Manages patient placement and bed board functions
Contacts insurance carrier (s) to obtain all information necessary for the successful billing of 3rd party payers (coordination of benefits, benefit coverage / limits, co - pay / deductible amounts, authorization, pre - certification and referral requirements etc
Re - verifies insurance of recurring patients
Performs financial assessments and determines patient’s responsibility
Advises patient of all financial obligations. Communicates balance amounts, deposits and point of service payments
Prepares charts, registration. forms, patient addressograph plates etc
Forwards required items to nursing unit / clinic / ancillary department
Answers telephone, maintains files, sorts mail and keeps inventory of supplies
Informs manager of all activities, needs and problems
Assists with data collection
Deals with physicians and other customers
Coordinates expiation documentation and manages patient valuables
Performs related duties as required
You’ll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.
High School Diploma / GED (or higher)
1+ years of customer service experience
Proficient with Microsoft Outlook (email and calendar)
Ready and available to work on call as needed, including evenings, weekends and holidays
Experience performing customer service in a medical setting
Experience with ICD - 10 codes
Fluent in English and Spanish
Physical & Work Environment:
Navigate and walk throughout the Hospital and Emergency Room environment
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.SM
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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