Patient Advocate- Portneuf Medical Center, Idaho
Conifer - Anaheim - CA - Pocatello, ID

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Conifer Health Solutions is seeking a Patient Advocate to work onsite at our client facility Portneuf Medical Center


Responsible for screening self-pay patients at hospital bedside for eligibility in various governmental and non-governmental programs. Responsible for identifying all sources of potential payors including auto insurance, Workers' Compensation, commercial insurance, private insurance, TPL, etc. to route account appropriately in the Patient Accounting environment. Also responsible for obtaining and completing the Confidential Financial Statement form and assisting patients in the process of applying for any benefits for which they may be eligible.




Include the following. Others may be assigned.

  • Conducts interviews with patients and/or family members.
  • Records and maintains complete documentation of activities performed on account while in-house and during the Patient accounting cycle.
  • Performs financial clearance function including collections. Cancels accounts that have not had any patient cooperation and are not eligible for any programs and prepares accounts for Financial Assistance review.
  • Follows up on MECS assigned accounts to ensure follow-through on Government application submitted. Develops a working relationship with patients, based on good communication skills, enabling accounts to be processed quickly with government program eligibility.
  • Conducts field visits to patient homes for skip tracing and or assisting patient with documents.
  • Notifies hospital case management, social services and admissions staff of case screening determinations and outcomes via verbal and written communication.


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238-Conifer - Anaheim - CA

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8 Hour Day

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8:00 AM

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5:00 PM

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Conifer Health Solutions connects consumers, providers and those who bear risk to help ensure quality clinical and financial outcomes....