Insurance Verification - St. Pete - $17/hr in Clearwater, FL at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/30/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/30/2019
  • Job ID:
    INSUR31389

Job Description

Vaco is currently recruiting for several Insruance Verification representatives for a fantastic client in Pinellas County! This is a long term contract role with the opportunity to go permanent for high performing candidates!

This position will pay between $15 - 18/hr depending on experience!

Role: The primary functions of an Insurance Verification Representative are the daily management of the assigned portion of the referrals/admissions, typically allocated based on teams. Basic responsibilities include daily verification of benefits for all referrals and admissions from all payers. The Insurance Verification Representative may also perform other duties as assigned, including but not limited to special patient accounting projects, data entry and cash applications.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma.
  • Minimum one year of medical billing and collection experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of third party billing and state and federal collection regulations preferred.
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task independently with little supervision.
  • Must be self-motivated, service oriented and have excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Requires typing and data entry skills with emphasis on accuracy

Responsibilities:

  • Performs verification functions for all payers for each referral and admission to ensure complete and accurate information is recorded in Solutions on the patient account.
  • Process account set-up for each admission ensuring the accuracy of paysource.
  • Coordinate Face to Face activities with Enrollment Center, Admissions Departments and Compliance
  • Work directly with third party payers, internal and external customers, and other contract clients toward effective and efficient processes in accordance with departmental policy and procedures.
  • Maintains a thorough knowledge of third party reimbursement requirements for payers assigned for handling.
  • Utilizes all resources available, including electronic inquires to verify eligibility, benefits and claim status.
  • Exercises good judgment towards account resolution and documents all activity on account in a clear, accurate and consistent manner utilizing appropriate online system.
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service skills when responding to incoming or outgoing calls in a most courteous manner providing clear and appropriate information as needed.
  • Advise team lead and/or supervisor of any billing errors, payer trends in claims processing, denials or payment fluctuations, to ensure proper handling and escalation as necessary.
  • Attends and actively participates in departmental meetings.
  • Meet departmental productivity and quality assurance standards in accordance with departmental policies.
  • Responsible for special projects and all other duties as appropriate under supervision of Patient Accounts management.

Vaco was again named in the INC 5000 list of fastest growing private companies in the US, we provide the highest quality staffing solutions for accounting, clerical, management, sales and other professional positions on a contract, contract to hire and permanent basis. Our strength is our ability to match your talent and expertise as a professional to the unique business needs of your future employer. We offer you a solution - a career solution that allows you to free yourself to focus on what you do best.

Vaco is an Equal Opportunity Employer.