Benefit Coordinator

Raleigh General Hospital

Advises patients and/or guarantors of their benefits, financial responsibilities and secures payment of patient's liability.

Calculates amount due from patient for services. Explains payment options. Assists patients with establishing payment arrangements. Collects funds from patient and documents.

Perform insurance verification to confirm eligibility, coverage and benefits for patients and enter into registration system.

Provides coverage and knowledge of all areas within Patient Access.

Assists patients and consumers in applying for Health Insurance Marketplace insurance, Medicaid and/or State aid.

Reports to: Assistant Director of Patient Registration

FLSA: Non-exempt

Job Requirements:

Minimum Education

High school diploma or equivalent □ Preferred x Required or at least three years of directly related experience may be substituted for the required education.

x Associate’s degree x Preferred in a business or healthcare related field

Required Skills

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment. Organizational skills, time management skills required.Ability to operate standard office equipment, including but not limited to, computer for data entry, copier, calculator, fax machine.Ability to perform basic mathematical calculations., Ability to work overtime as required.

The Benefits Advisor must be certified, if required by the State or State Exchange Programs. In order to perform Health Insurance Marketplace counseling, appropriate State and/or Federal certification is required.

Minimum Work Experience

3 or more years of recent experience in a healthcare setting.

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans’ status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.
Full time
Beckley, WV 25801, US