Lahey Health Financial Clearance Specialist I in Burlington, Massachusetts
T-About the Job
Ensures that all information necessary for proper financial reimbursement for patient care is collected and verified prior to the patient?s date of service. Collaborates with insurance companies when necessary to proactively validate benefits, eligibility and referral requirements. Communicates with patients to assure they understand their payment obligations and steps necessary to meet these obligations, while maintaining a positive patient experience.
Minimum Qualifications:Education:High school degree or equivalentLicensure, Certification & Registration:None
Experience:Prior experience in a business setting requiring knowledge of health insurance coverage and/or reimbursement. Experience providing customer service, while processing and verifying electronic demographic, financial or other business-related information and data.Skills, Knowledge & Abilities:Able to work successfully in a fast-paced, multi-task environment, where some independent decision making is necessary. Able to process electronic information and data accurately and efficiently.
At Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, as one of the world's premier health care organizations, we provide superior health care leading to the best possible outcome for every patient. We exceed our patients' high expectations for service each day. We also help advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leadersWe care for our patients with compassion and openness, unsurpassed expertise, a drive for continuous learning improvement, and with respect, caring, teamwork, excellence and commitment to doing our personal best.Join our team and our mission of excellence by applying today!