Medicaid Eligibility Specialist Full Time Day at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    10/19/2019
  • Job ID:
    19015321
  • Job Family
    Patient Financial Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Palm Coast

Job Description


Description

Medicaid Eligibility Specialist AdventHealth Daytona Beach

 

Location Address: 301 Memorial Medical Parkway Daytona Beach, FL 32117

 
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Daytona Beach

Career growth and advancement potential

Health Insurance Coverage

High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of sunny Daytona Beach, FL.

 
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time, Day
 
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Verifies insurance coverage for all new patients.
  • Reviews coverage and explains specific patient responsibilities such as deductibles, copays, etc. to the patient.
  • Develops payment plans including self-pay contracts and time payment agreements, based on patient’s ability to pay, for patients referred from physicians and/or self-referrals.
  • On request, provides patients with an estimated quote of charges for services.
  • Resolves financial problems identified by the patient and addresses them in a timely manner.
  • Reviews daily census for all uninsured patients and/or those who have poor insurance coverage to determine intervention needed. 
  • Meets with all uninsured patients within 24 hours of admissions by completing a thorough financial assessment to ensure we have screened those patients for county, state and federal programs. 
  • Gathers required financial information by phone or by direct interview in a professional manner, demonstration regard for dignity of all patients and family members.
  • Maintains up-to-date knowledge regarding medical insurance’s coverage policies.

Qualifications
What You Will Need:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
  • Technical knowledge is needed in the medical insurance billing field through at least 1 year experience.  Such knowledge may be obtained through some professional training or college education or by on-the-job training.
  • Medical terminology and proficient computer skills required.
  • Good customer service skills needed.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Two years Patient Access Experience and or two years Financial Education experience acceptable  
Job Summary:

The Medicaid Eligibility Specialists will assess whether or not a patient will qualify for various programs. Typically these programs offer financial assistance from the government. Eligibility specialists may work with Medicare or Medicaid, disability claims, or other government-sponsored programs.



This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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