Job Type

full-time

Posted

17 days ago

Location

HOLLYWOOD, FL

Description

We invite you to join our Authorization Department as a full time Authorization Specialists for several multi-modality radiology facilities main office located in Hollywood.

We're looking for experienced and professional bi-lingual (Spanish/English) candidates who are able to monitor incoming patient orders and gather information needed to complete the pre-authorization and scheduling of an order. You will evaluate portions to be paid by the customer as well as perform all insurance related assignments as instructed. You must complete functions of this role in a timely and accurate manner, as a patient’s treatment and satisfaction, as well as the collection of account balances, are impacted.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  • Handles the verification of insurance benefits for patients
  • Obtain patient deductible, copayment and co-insurance amounts for procedures
  • Contact primary care physicians in regard to referrals/authorizations
  • Regularly calls insurance companies to follow up
  • Explores other payment options with patients when needed
  • Keeps sensitive patient and company information confidential

Must Haves:

  • High school diploma
  • 1+ years of insurance verification
  • Familiar with medical terminology
  • Professional telephone courtesy