Job Type

full-time

Posted

25 days ago

Location

Arcadia, CA

Description

At Methodist Hospital of Southern California, every team member of our 348-bed hospital strives to provide an exceptional patient experience while exemplifying our shared values of iRAISE - Integrity, Respect, Accountability, Innovation, Safety and Excellence. We achieve this through compassionate care, creating lifelong relationships by changing the way health and healthcare are delivered in our community.

We currently have Full-Time and Per Diem opportunities on the Day, Evening and Night shifts for Patient Financial Advocates.

Minimum qualifications include:

  • Must be BLS certified or must provide BLS certificate within 30 days of hire.
  • Obtain/Posses current Management of Assaultive Behavior Certification; can obtain within 6 months of hire.
  • Prior experience in medical finance discipline, preferred
  • Working knowledge of insurance reimbursement, Medicare, Medi-Cal, HMO and PPO, preferred
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Obtain necessary insurance information for patients.  Answer questions or director patients to appropriate staff members for question regarding insurance, billing, payment, and/or collection arrangements.
  • Assists appropriate patients and families to explore options for financial assistance for medical services with referral to Social Services when appropriate.
  • Works closely with other financial counselors as well as the admitting patient access representatives and other ancillary departments, including patient’s physician, providing information and assistance when necessary. Works closely with Utilization management providing pre-certifications and concurrent review information. Communicates with Case Managers and Utilization Review staff on in-house patients with length of stay/cost issues.
  • Works as a liaison between Medi-Cal eligibility worker, contracted eligibility services and Patient Government account Supervisor, keeping them aware of progress and potential problems.
  • Demonstrates awareness and sensitivity to rights of patients and significant others, as identified within the situation.

At Methodist Hospital, you’ll enjoy an excellent compensation and benefits package (Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement Savings Plan with match, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account,  Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Free Parking, Child Care, Employee Referral Bonus Program, etc.),  including professional development programs, and much more.

Living and Working in the San Gabriel Valley:

The City of Arcadia is located in the beautiful San Gabriel Valley, which is one of the best places to live and work in California and is just 15 miles north of downtown Los Angeles. The region offers a multitude of diverse entertainment, shopping and exceptional restaurant options. The San Gabriel Valley is less than an hour away from sunny Southern California beaches, and less than two hours away from local mountain resorts like Big Bear and Lake Arrowhead.

Locally, Arcadia is a wonderful, thriving community featuring the Los Angeles County Arboretum and Botanic Gardens as well as the Santa Anita Park racetrack, and is located next to the City of Pasadena, which hosts the New Year’s Day Rose Parade and Rose Bowl game annually. The region boasts excellent public and private schools and universities close by, including Cal Tech, USC, UCLA, Cal State Northridge, Cal Poly Pomona, Azusa Pacific University and the Claremont Colleges. Arcadia was recently named “Best Place to Raise Your Kids” by Bloomberg Businessweek magazine and is the perfect place to call home.


About the Company

Methodist Hospital of Southern California

At Methodist Hospital of Southern California, every team member of our 348-bed hospital strives to provide an exceptional patient experience while exemplifying our shared values of iRAISE - Integrity, Respect, Accountability, Innovation, Safety and Excellence. We achieve this through compassionate care, creating lifelong relationships by changing the way health and healthcare are delivered in our community.

At Methodist Hospital, you’ll enjoy an excellent compensation and benefits package (Medical, Dental, Vision, Retirement Savings Plan with match, Life Insurance, Flexible Spending Account,  Employee Assistance Program, Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Free On-Site Parking, On-Site Child Care, Employee Referral Bonus Program, etc.),  including professional development programs, and much more.

Company Size

1,500 to 1,999 employees

Industry

Healthcare Services

Employee Benefits

401K, Childcare, Employee Events, Employee Referral Program, Flexible Spending Accounts, Health Care On Site, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability, Maternity/Paternity Paid Leave, Medical, Dental and Vision, Mobile Phone Discount, On Site Cafeteria, Paid Holidays, Paid sick days, Parking , Prescription Drug Coverage, Professional Development, Retirement / Pension Plans, Tuition Reimbursement, Vacation/paid time off

Founded

1903

Website

https://www.methodisthospital.org/careers.aspx