Community Health Systems Eligibility Representative - Jackson, MS in Jackson, Mississippi
Full time position involving day, evening, and weekend coverage for qualified individuals at Merit Health Central ESS Department in Jackson, MS. Schedule is Tuesday through Saturday 11:30am-8pm.
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
-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: Merit Health Central
Requisition ID: 1830201