Verifies insurance coverage/benefits for all inpatient and outpatient procedures; obtains authorizations as appropriate.
Education or Formal Training: (Certifications)
High School Diploma or equivalent
Knowledge and Experience:
Must have 3 years of experience within the last 5 years in areas of basic coding, and medical billing. Must have a understanding of insurance benefit terminology and concepts; previous collection and patient registration experience preferred.
Demonstrates effective communication and interpersonal skill; to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the healthcare continuum; to recognize and understand patient concerns and to respond appropriately.