Financial Counselor - Single Business Office - Full Time

Sayre, PA, United States
Jan 14, 2019

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Job Description

Guthrie Entity

The Guthrie Clinic

Sayre, PA

Shift

Days

40 hrs/wk

Pay Grade

TGC/A8

FLSA Status

Non-Exempt

Main Function

The Financial Counselor is responsible for accurate and timely processing in order to make determination of eligibility for Guthrie Health Charity Care Program applications. The financial counselor must use sound judgment and decision-making skills to ensure that all options for resolving open patient balances have been pursued. Duties include counseling of patients with respect to Guthrie Clinic patient billing policies, payment arrangements in compliance with Guthrie Clinic self pay payment arrangement guidelines, and eligibility of governmental need based programs as appropriate. Interacts with patients by phone or in person to insure the application and all required documentation is accurate and complete. Assures all avenues of reimbursement or assistance are pursued to guarantee payment for uninsured or underinsured patients.
Financial Counselor will handle pre-service estimates and work with patients by reviewing their out of pocket expenses. Counselor will review options and collect pre-service balances.

Education

High School diploma or equivalent required, Associates Degree preferred.

Experience

Minimum of 2 years applicable, transferable, work experience required.

Background in health care financial services, medical billing and insurance regulations preferred.

How To Apply

Guthrie is an equal opportunity employer. To apply for a position at Guthrie please visit www.guthrie.org/careers

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Job Info

Jan 14, 2019

114004-1A

United States