Insurance Verification Specialist - Northwest - FT - Days
This Insurance Verification Specialist is a FT-Days position. Verify insurance eligibility and pre-certification requirements for all admissions to the facility. Request pre-certification/authorization on admissions, complete any follow up needed. Multi-tasking, strong organizational skills, and an ability to prioritize and meet deadlines a must.
Coordinates insurance verification on all admissions to the facility ensuring coverage meets the standards of admission as stated in hospital policy. Ensures all inpatients registered in the system have an identified payor source, insurance plans verified, notified and services authorized. Tracks observation patients and monitors to ensure patients are in correct status and plans are notified accordingly. Provides Financial Counselors with inpatient liability due to ensure upfront collections.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.