Pre-Arrival Spec - Admitting in Henderson, NC at Maria Parham Health

Date Posted: 9/11/2017

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Maria Parham Health

The Pre-Arrival Specialist is responsible for:
  • inbound calls and faxes from physicians’ offices
  • handling referrals by making appointments as quickly as possible
  • pre-registering accounts
  • verifying insurance benefits and checking for the necessity of pre-authorization for all scheduled admissions prior to the scheduled admission
  • obtaining insurance benefits and authorization on all unscheduled admissions within twenty-four hours after a patient’s arrival
Following established procedures and prioritizing workflow to ensure proper authorizations, pre-certifications and verifications of benefits are obtained are central to the success of this position. The successful Pre-Arrival Specialist must be able to work in a high stress environment and act as a professional at all times.

Job Requirements

  • High school education or equivalent, Associates degree strongly preferred
  • Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Detail oriented, able to multitask and prioritize
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Keep detailed records, must be able to secure all data needed including but not limited to:
  • Obtaining CPT and ICD9/10 codes
  • Scheduling correct test/procedure

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran