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Patient Coordinator - Geriatric Care

Job Title Patient Coordinator - Geriatric Care Req 31862 Department Geriatric Care Date posted 12/04/2019 City Kirkland State WA Country US Shift Day Hours 40
Job Description

Job Summary:

Responsible for supporting EvergreenHealth Senior Health practice by providing best practice scheduling for patients and providers, as well as triaging and attending to other patient needs.

Primary Duties:

1. Coordinates work flow and communication between patients, providers, multiple EvergreenHealth departments, and payors.

2. Initiates, completes and follows up on all aspects of patient registration, appointment scheduling, referrals and payor coordination for specified out-patient services.

3. Identifies and communicates changes in process, insurance requirements, provider changes and guidelines to leaders and team members in a timely manner.

4. Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

REQUIRED for the position:

High school graduate or equivalent

Two years of experience in a hospital, medical office or healthcare insurance setting

Ability to type 35 WPM with high degree of accuracy

Knowledge of clinical/medical office procedures

Ability to be flexible and relate well with others in a professional and pleasant manner

Knowledge of medical records confidentiality

Excellent communication skills with a high degree of tact and poise to deal effectively with patients, physicians and hospital staff members

DESIRED for the position:

Working knowledge of insurances, ICD9 and CPT codes, Medicare, DSHS, Labor and Industries, and other third party insurances

Previous insurance verifier, pre-authorization and/or medical receptionist experience

Knowledge of medical terminology