Community Health Systems Eligibility Representative-Key West, FL in Key West, Florida

Description:

Full time position involving day, evening, and weekend coverage for qualified individuals at Lower Keys Medical Center ESS department in Key West, FL.

Job duties include:

-screening referred self-pay patients for programs such as Medicare, Medicaid, Medicaid for nursing home placement, Crime Victims,vocational rehabilitation, QMB, SSI, and any/all other third party coverage including other available local, state, and federal programs in addition to the hospital s financial assistance program

-providing point of service collections for self-pay patients, patients who have balances after insurance or Medicare payments, and patients that do not qualify for any programs/coverage.

ESS is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Qualifications

Minimum qualifications:

-at least 1 year of healthcare experience

-proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel

-type at least 80 wpm

-attention to detail

-ability to multitask

-meet productivity standards

-comply with hospital policies

-have reliable transportation as well as proof of valid license and auto insurance

-drug test required as well as passing a background check

Prior experience in collections and knowledge of HIPAA,EMTALA, and PHI are a plus.

Job: Eligibility Screening Services

Organization: Lower Keys Medical Center

Location: FL-Key West

Requisition ID: 1745579