Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: 8:00a - 5:30p Varied
The transplant financial coordinator serves as the first line resource and counselor for patients and their families. The coordinator is responsible for patient insurance benefits analysis, insurance pre-authorizations, patient registrations, charge entry for high dollar cases, review and management of accounts, and is an active participant in the transplant selection forums. A vital role in ensuring patient needs are met, the financial coordinator works closely with Patient Financial Services and physicians and communicates routinely with insurance companies.
Associate's degree in a related field or equivalent experience plus 1-3 years of additional experience in patient financial services/financial counseling.
Must be comfortable with all computer operations including Eclipses, Cadence, SMS, Web-MD, Word, Excel, and OTTR.
Good communications skills are required.
ABOUT PENN STATE HEALTH:
Penn State Health is one of the leading teaching and research hospitals in the country. It is a multi-hospital health system, Academic Medical Center and Level 1 adult and pediatric trauma center serving patients and communities across Central Pennsylvania. The system includes Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, Penn State Children's Hospital, and Penn State Cancer Institute in scenic Hershey, PA. It also includes Penn State Health Saint Joseph’s Medical Center in Reading, PA, Penn State Health Holy Spirit Medical Center in Camp Hill, PA, and Penn State Health Hampden Medical Center in Enola, PA. Penn State Health shares an integrated strategic plan and operations with Penn State College of Medicine.
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Union: Non Bargained