Referral Coordinator - Cardiology

Referral Coordinator - Cardiology

Peace Health | Vancouver, WA, 98660, US
Salary Range:$40,000 – $45,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 9 days ago

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Job Description


PeaceHealth is seeking a Referral Coordinator - Cardiology for a Full Time, 1.00 FTE, Day position.

Hourly compensation starts at $23.01, more depending on experience.

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Assure that the services that are approved by private payors have been done and that we request more visits for patients as we continue through the episode of care. May also be responsible for management of referrals; working closely with team members to ensure optimum utilization and cost containment. Provides clerical support and assistance to staff.

Details of the Position

* Oversees the data entry and completion of referral forms/notifications. Obtains insurance pre-authorization for patients and reauthorization of additional treatment. Ensures insurance carrier (including Medicare) documentation requirements are met and referral support documentation is filed in patient's medical record.
* Efficiently manages correspondence with patients, physicians, specialists, insurance companies. Documents pertinent information on referral form and/or in medical record. Ensures practitioners are following standardized guidelines as recommended by evidenced based medicine.
* Communicates with billing staff and third-party payors to assure coverage of patient care.
* Performs other duties as assigned.

What You Bring

* 3 years experience working in insurance in a medical related field, or other related experience

Other Skills

* Demonstrated experience in insurance requirements for referrals and /or prior authorizations to various therapies (PT, RT, OT, ST), surgeries, procedures, diagnostic testing, and infusion. GYN procedures, testing, etc.
* Proficient with MS Office applications
* Proficient with Horizon Home Care

For a full description of the position or for questions, contact Jennifer, [email protected]

Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final dose prior to start date.

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For full consideration of your skills and abilities, please attach a current resume with your application. EEO Affirmative Action Employer/Vets/Disabled in accordance with applicable local, state or federal laws.