Authorization Specialist in Henderson, NC at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 12/28/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Maria Parham Health
Performs receptionist, registration, and clerical duties associated with direct and scheduled patient admissions.
Ensures that all necessary demographic, billing, and clinical information is obtained and entered in the registration system with timeliness and accuracy.
Meets with patient or patient's caregiver before or after admission to exchange necessary information and documentation. Provides explanation of process and addresses concerns and questions.
Verifies insurance benefits and obtains precertification/authorization as necessary. Determines and accepts required payments, including co-pays and deductibles, or refers to financial counselors for follow up.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
High school diploma or equivalent

Minimum Education
Associate’s degree in Secretarial Science Preferred
Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.


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