Providence Health & Services Billing Scheduling Coordinator in Medford, Oregon
Providence is calling a Billing Scheduling Coordinator - Ob-Gyn Health Center (1.0 FTE, Days) to Providence Pavillion Medford in Medford, OR. This position's shift is M-F 8 AM to 5 PM.
We are seeking a Billing, Scheduling Coordinator - Ob-Gyn Health Center that will coordinate scheduling and billing of clinic services. Obtains and manages referrals and prior authorizations. Answers phones and otherwise responds to patient inquiries and requests and directs them appropriately. Reviews clinic coding and charges.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Be responsible for ensuring all appointments and registration information have been scheduled or canceled accurately within established time frame guidelines and with appropriate documentation
Coordinate appointments as needed
Receive all patients, families, visitors and physicians coming into the clinic in a courteous and pleasant manner
Direct patients appropriately and notifies clinical staff of patient arrival/needs
Answer multiple phone lines in a courteous professional and timely manner
Respond, transfer and document phone calls appropriately
Verify patient registration and ensures all info is current and accurate
Assist financial coordinators with verification of benefits
Ensure referrals and prior authorizations are in place and accurate
Communicate effectively with compassion and sensitivity, anticipating the needs of patients, families, physicians, co-workers, supervisors, and other hospital departments
Provide superior customer service, in person or through telephone contact, that consistently meets and exceeds the expectations of patients, visitors, physicians and PHS staff
Consistently work with team to manage patient flow in the department
Assist patients in scheduling appointments for imaging or with other specialists as directed by the physician or nurse
Work effectively and collaboratively in a team environment focused on excellent patient care and service
Allow no breach of confidentiality to occur
Assist in development and writing of procedures
Provide administrative support to the clinic providers and manager
Assist in development of reports
Provide backup to the financial coordinators as needed
Follow policy and procedures to accurately scan medical records into the EMR
Required qualifications for this position includes:
Two (2) years of working experience in a health care setting
Strong knowledge of CPT and ICD-9 coding
Knowledge of insurance and referrals
Data processing skills, preferably computerized appointment scheduling, word processing, and spread sheet
Excellent verbal communication and interpersonal skills
Preferred qualifications for this position includes:
Two (2) years of working experience in a medical clinic, preferably in scheduling and/or insurance authorizations
Extensive customer service experience
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Job Category: Billing/Insurance
Req ID: 303465