Patient Services Coordinator

Sentara Healthcare Charlottesville, VA

About the Job

Sentara Healthcare is hiring a Patient Services Coordinator for Martha Jefferson Hospital, Charlottesville

Shift: Full Time/Days

Coordinates activities for specific physician practices, including insurance verification/obtaining precertification, scheduling, pre-registration, and order transmission (faxing). Purpose is to ensure maximum reimbursement and reduce denials related to incomplete insurance information and/or authorization. Maintains statistics and acts as liaison between clinical testing sites and physicians' offices.

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Required: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Preferred: Healthcare - Previous experience

None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Required: Microsoft Office, Service Orientation, Technology/Computer

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Two of the four skill levels required: 1. Two years experience in healthcare environment or 2. Completion of healthcare related certificate program or 3. Associate's Degree or higher or 4. Transferable skills (i.e., 1 year or more in a call center, customer services, etc.) AND 5. Required to pass medical terminology test and applicable computer applications test within 6 months of hire.