Eligibility Representative - Tucson, AZ
Full time Eligibility Representative position involving day, evening, and weekend coverage ( Sunday - Thursday 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM) for qualified individuals at Northwest Medical Center in the ESS Department in Tucson, AZ.
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
- Bilingual in Spanish is preferred
Prior experience in collections and knowledge of HIPAA,EMTALA, and PHI are a plus.
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 8436561a-c1d8-4eef-b904-4213a1e26a2d