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AdventHealth Oncology Patient Financial Counselor FT Days in Clyde, North Carolina

Oncology Financial Counselor – AdventHealth Hendersonville

Location Address: 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville, NC 28792

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville

Medical and Dental Benefits begin first day

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Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina

Great Benefits

Co-workers that feel like family

Faith Based

What You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Ensures ordering physician is currently credentialed with AdventHealth.

  • Ensures all required documentation for infusions has been provided from non-oncology referring physicians.

  • Assesses the need for pre-certification and authorization while following established guidelines for each patient in order to ensure payment from payors.

  • Ensures all pre-certification or authorization requirements are met according to insurance specifications.

  • Reviews with patient options of financial assistance, i.e., state and local agencies, indigent care.

  • Applies for free or replacement drug for qualifying patients.

  • Assists self-pay patients in completing the patient financial questionnaire.

  • Refers patient to Oncology social worker for assistance as applicable.

  • Ensures the patient is well informed about their financial responsibility.

  • Maintains and monitors patient database to ensure follow ups and recertifications/authorizations remain current.

  • Ensures all insurance information is up to date and patient is eligible before infusion.

  • Communicates with non-oncology referral infusion patients in a timely manner for scheduling.

  • Documents all patient contact in the computer system.

  • Prepares patient itemized bill upon request; explain charges, payments, and adjustments.

What You Will Need:

  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing required.

Knowledge and Skills Preferred:

  • Additional languages preferred.

Education and Experience Required:

  • High School graduates or equivalent required.

  • One year experience required in medical billing and insurance

Education and Experience Preferred:

  • Prefer education in medical terminology

  • Prefer education in oncology setting

Job Summary:

Provides financial counseling to oncology patients in accordance with facility policies. Assists patients with obtaining financial assistance for patient financial responsibilities.

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Category: Patient Financial Services

Organization: AdventHealth Hendersonville

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Hendersonville

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.