Patient Advocate

Spokane, WA 99216

Posted: 06/21/2024 Industry: Medical Job Number: 18358 Pay Rate: Open

Job Description

We are seeking a quality Patient Advocate for large specialty office in Spokane Valley, WA. The ideal candidate will provide support and guidance to patients and their families, ensuring they receive the best care and assistance throughout their healthcare journey. Must have 2+ years insurance verification & eligibility, assessment of patient financial requirements and counseling patients on insurance benefits & co-payments.

Duties will include but are not limited to...

1. Ensures all insurance, demographic, and eligibility information is obtained and entered into the system in an accurate manner.

2. Performs insurance verification process on all third party payers. Obtains initial and subsequent pre-authorization for services and surgeries.

3. Re-verifies benefits and obtains authorization and/or referral after treatment plan has been discussed, prior to initiation of treatment. Ensures appropriate signatures are obtained on all necessary forms.

4. Utilizes the Summary of Patient Reimbursement and Liability form and obtains appropriate approvals as required.

5. Performs financial counseling process on all patients prior to treatment, which includes patient financial obligations, billing practices and establishing payment arrangements.

6. Documents financial counseling process and forwards to Billing Office.

7. Assists patients in obtaining financial assistance (ie. Medicaid, drug replacement), outside assistance (ie. Transportation or other community services), and all appropriate forms filled out.

8. Collects co-pays, deductible and other out of pocket amounts at time of visit.

9. Assists in maintaining manuals, logs and other required documentation as required.

Position is FT, Mon-Friday 8am-5pm and salary is DOE- $18.30-$25.62! For immediate consideration please APPLY NOW or email resume to dixie@provisional.Com
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