We are recruiting for an Insurance Verification Clerk to join our Rehabilitation Services Division in St. Louis, Missouri.
This position is responsible for verifying patient insurance. The Verification Clerk is responsible for entering patient information into our billing system and verifying existing information is accurate. Direct Bill agencies include agency and split bill facilities.
Verify incoming insurance eligibility and benefits in a timely manner (within 24 hours of receipt).
Process prior authorization/pre-certifications and referrals when applicable.
Follow up on any pending results, verification issues, or prior authorization requests daily.
Constant communication with Rehab Directors and therapy staff within Direct Bill sites.
Communicate benefit coverage in a clear and understandable way.
Enter demographics and insurance information into IDEAL at the point of verification.
Maintain open communication with the Verification team while providing back up support to other insurance verifiers when necessary and available.
Monitor incoming emails, faxes and phone calls. Position requires extensive time on the phone with insurance companies.
Maintain Insurance Verification Tracking Report correctly and review at the end of each day.
Effectively communicate with the Credentialing team regarding discrepancies in network status identified by insurance companies.
Knowledge of Insurance benefit coordination. Proficient in Excel, Word, and Outlook.
Experience with billing software, including but not limited to IDEAL, Smart, and Power Flow.
Experience in Internet based applications and Medicare CWF.
High School degree or equivalent.
2 years of medical billing experience is preferred.
Depending on a candidate's qualifications, this position may be filled at a different level.
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Job : Insurance/Worker's Comp/Mgd.Care Primary Location : MO-St. Louis-Kindred Hospital - St. Louis Organization : 4680 - Kindred Hospital - St. Louis Shift : Day