Providence Health & Services Cardiac Financial & Authorization Specialist in Spokane, Washington
Providence is calling a Cardiac Financial & Authorization Specialist (Cardiology Clinic , Days, Full Time) to Physician Management Group in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
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In this position you will:
Review referred and wait listed patient insurance to determine coverage and eligibility prior to scheduling.
Counsels patients undergoing evaluation as to the financial impact of transplant and VAD therapy, review their financial statement, and immunosuppressant drug charges and provide patients with paperwork describing their out-or-pocket expenses pre, peri, and post-transplant and VAD.
Prepare for and participates in Patient Selection Committee meetings in terms of financial clearance of potential transplant candidate and VAD patients.
Assists n resolving financial problems for transplant program patients, which includes both verbal and written correspondence with insurance companies, hospitals, physician billing services, patients, and other groups.
Enter all necessary data and documentation into the electronic medical record.
Coordinate the referral management process for assigned clinic(s), which includes responding to provider referral calls, determining and relaying benefit information as it relates to referral processing.
Obtain pre-certification/authorization from insurance companies, including extensions requested by physicians.
Answer patient questions regarding surgical procedures, testing, referrals to specialists, etc.
Process all paperwork related to patients financial health and insurance.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's Degree or equivalent educ/experience
2 years of experience in a related field or similar position in a hospital or physician practice
About the clinic you will serve.
Providence Medical Group is a group of primary care, specialty care and hospital-based medical providers who serve eastern Washington in clinic locations. Our providers and staff strive to create a distinctive health care experience for each patient – one focused on trust, respect, communication and teamwork.
We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Patient Services
Req ID: 293026