Coordinator - Office Assistant
Moss Point, MS
Providence So Coast Physicians
Additional Job Details:
Providence Hospital is a full service, 349-bed medical/surgical facility. Since its founding in 1854, Providence has been serving, caring for and healing the people of Mobile and surrounding areas. Sponsored by Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic and largest nonprofit health care system, the hospital's mission is to extend the healing ministry of Jesus Christ to south Alabama and southeast Mississippi, with a special concern for persons who are poor and vulnerable. Providence has been Mobile's most preferred hospital for nine consecutive years and admits more than 145,000 inpatients annually. Outpatient and emergency room registrations exceed 150,000 per year.
The Coordinator - Office Assistant organizes and coordinates the activities and flow of work for billing and collections functions.
Oversees patient access activities including pre-registration, insurance verification, patient registration, patient check out, upfront collections, billing and medical records and provides general administrative assistance to the provider.
Assists patients with meeting their financial obligations by providing education regarding co-pays, coinsurance, deductibles, and related matters. Functions as liaison between the business office and practice staff.
Evaluates documentation to ensure that appropriate, accurate, and complete information is maintained and appropriate authorizations are obtained.
Remains current on specific changes and requirements related to various insurance carriers.
Education & Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent.
months of experience preferred.
How to Apply:
If you are interested in joining the Providence Hospital Team, please apply by completing an online application.
If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension Health Ministry Service Center at 1-855-992-4672 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. EST M-F.
Equal Opportunity Employer:
Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions), ethnic or national origin, age (40 or over), citizenship, genetic information, or status as a disabled veteran or veteran of the Vietnam era. Providence Hospital provides equal employment opportunities for qualified disabled individuals.
Providence Hospital participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.
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