Rocky Mountain Cancer Centers, Colorado's largest and most comprehensive provider of cancer care has an exciting opportunity for a Patient Financial Couselor in our Denver-Midtown Diagnostics facility.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
-Ensure all insurance, demographic, and eligibility information is obtained and entered into the system in an accurate manner. -Perform insurance verification process on all third-party payers. Obtain initial and subsequent pre-authorization for services and surgeries. -Re-verify benefits and obtains authorization and/or referral after treatment plan has been discussed, prior to initiation of treatment. Ensure appropriate signatures are obtained on all necessary forms. -Utilize the Summary of Patient Reimbursement and Liability form and obtains appropriate approvals as required. -Perform financial counseling process on all patients prior to treatment, which includes patient financial obligations, billing practices and establishing payment arrangements. -Document financial counseling process and forward to Billing Office. -Assist patients in obtaining financial assistance. -Collect co-pays, deductible and other out of pocket amounts at time of visit. -Demonstrate an understanding for patient confidentiality.
High school diploma or equivalent required. Minimum three years of medical business office experience with insurance procedures and patient interaction.
All candidates are required to pass a drug screening and background check prior to hire.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extensive periods of time. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 40 lbs. Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range.
The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: MCKEA00878329
About US Oncology Network
The US Oncology Network believes local cancer care is better care. We empower the delivery of advanced integrated cancer care through our network of independent physicians who share expertise and resources to provide quality, value-based care close to home.
Our clinical and business support capabilities, expertise and industry-leading technologies keep local practices at the forefront of high quality, efficient care delivery while enabling practice success, quality of life and financial security for physicians.
- 25 years of oncology practice management expertise
- Leader in value-based cancer care with over 900 physicians participating in the Center for Medicaid and Medicare
- Innovation Oncology Care Model – one fourth of the entire population of physicians nationwide
- Over 1,400 affiliated physicians
- More than 450 cancer treatment center locations across the United States
- Over 995,000 patients treated annually