Lahey Health Coord. Access Referral & Auth, 40 hours in Beverly, Massachusetts

About the Job

Beverly Hospital, A member of Lahey Health, promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care.You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Compassion, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork, and Empathy.

Position Summary:Under the direction of the Director and/or Manager of Patient Access Services Call Center performs the function of obtaining referrals, and/or authorizations prior to the service date for test, procedures and admissions into the hospitals. Maintains awareness of different sources available to inquire or request referrals and/or authorizations including verification of insurance eligibility and benefits. Participate in training new staff. Document accounts with referral and authorization information, co-payment and/or deductible information, and notification of a patient having to sign an Advance Beneficiary Notice or Non-Covered Service Waiver Form. Notifying the proper individuals of patients that do not have a prior referral and/or authorization for the test, exam, procedure, or admission into the hospital. Accepts other duties, as assigned.

Scheduled Hours

40 hours per week, day shift



  1. High school graduate required. Advanced education preferred.

  2. 5 years experience in a health care setting, preferably in registration, referrals and authorizations.

  3. Typing speed 50 WPM, CRT experience, medical terminology.

  4. Third party payor knowledge and insurance background required.

REQNUMBER: 150931-1A