Financial Counselor/Practice FT DaysMIDTOWN DIAG CENTER (0000017043) Job

Company Name: Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare

Location: Memphis, TN, US - 37501

Job Duration: 2021-07-21 to 2021-08-20

Overview

Summary

Discusses and resolves financial matters with patients/guarantors who are uninsured, underinsured, and/or owe outstanding amounts to SPG.  Makes payment arrangements, administers the SPG Charity Care Program, and collects monies due from patients/guarantors.  Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in MLH Mission, Vision and Values.

Education/Experience/Licensure

 

Education/Formal Training

Work Experience

Credential/Licensure

 

REQUIRED:

High school graduate or equivalent.

 

Must have at least  three (3) years experience in insurance eligibility and coverage verification, billing, coding, and collections in a medical practice setting.

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PREFERRED:

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SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED:

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Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Excellent communication and diplomacy skills.
  • Knowledge of practice management systems and basic computer skills.
  • Detail oriented, analytical thinking, excellent prioritization, and organizational skills.  

Key Job Responsibilities

  • Discusses and resolves financial matters with patients and guarantors who are uninsured, underinsured, and/or owe outstanding amounts to SPG.
  • Makes payment arrangements and administers the SPG Charity Care Program, using special expertise in insurance eligibility and coverage verification.
  • Supports Manager in other various collection functions.
  • Performs other job functions as requested.

Physical Requirements

  • The physical activities of this position may include climbing, pushing, standing, hearing, walking, reaching, grasping, kneeling, stooping, and repetitive motion.
  • Must have good balance and coordination.
  • The physical requirements of this position are: light work – exerting up to 25 lbs. of force occasionally and/or up to 10 lbs. of force frequently.
  • The Associate is required to have close visual acuity to perform an activity, such as preparing and analyzing data and figures; transcribing; viewing a computer terminal; or extensive reading.
  • The conditions to which the Associate will be subject in this position: The Associate is not substantially exposed to adverse environmental conditions; job functions are typically performed under conditions such as those found in general office or administrative work.