Duties: Interpret and apply patient benefits in order to estimate insurance and patient payment responsibility for scheduled services. Monitor the clinic schedule daily to identify patients who need insurance verification. Contact insurance companies via on-line portals, or telephone to obtain eligibility and benefit details for all scheduled surgery consultations and radiology procedures, initiating the pre-authorization process when applicable. Quote and collect pre-surgery fees for patients out of pocket cost. Maintain accurate documentation in patient charts regarding insurance and authorization information, etc. Contacts scheduled patients to obtain accurate insurance information if unable to verify benefits. Schedule in office CT scans. Assist as backup to other team members.
Skills/Qualifications: Ability to navigate through more than one system at a time. Must have experience in a high production environment. Candidates must be detail oriented, have multi-tasking skills, and possess the ability to learn and retain information quickly.
Experience: Minimum of at least 2 years of experience in healthcare insurance functions. Experience with healthcare insurances and understanding of benefit terms like deductibles, copays and coinsurance. Has a thorough knowledge of CMS/Medicare, HIPAA and other government regulations, rules and policies as it pertains to insurance verification. Has a good base knowledge of CPT and ICD-10 coding. Exhibits a positive attitude and is flexible in accepting work assignments and priorities. Maintains professionalism in interactions with patients, employees, and coworkers. Performs quality work and consistently exhibits initiative. Must be able to handle multiple tasks.
Job Type: Full-time
Job Location: Fort Collins office
Paid Time Off
Healthcare spending or reimbursement accounts such as HSAs or FSAs Retirement benefits or accounts