Henry Ford Health System Insurance Specialist I - Patient Registration - 40 hrs per week - Day shift - Henry Ford Macomb Hospital in Clinton Township, Michigan
Under general supervision, identifies and determines in accordance with established policies and procedures the accuracy and completeness of financial, insurance and/or demographic information for inpatient admission at HFH. Accountable and responsible for all pre-admissions, admissions, and discharges rendered at HFH. Investigates and reviews the accuracy and completeness of insurance information upon pre-admission and/or admission to ensure account is secure prior to discharge. Obtains benefit, deductible, and co-insurance information. Resolves problem accounts to determine primary insurance and/or COB information.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:High School Diploma or G.E.D. equivalent.College coursework in accounting, business, computers or health care administration is preferred.One year of experience related to healthcare insurance eligibility, insurance verification or insurance billing in a hospital setting.Extensive knowledge of various insurance coverage, COB rules of priority and processing procedures.Excel and word processing experience desirable.Strong organization skills preferred.WORKING CONDITIONS:Works in a stressful fast paced environment.Extensive utilization of personal computers.Extensive telephone, oral and written contact with internal and external customers.Overview Henry Ford Health System, one of the largest and most comprehensive integrated U.S. health care systems, is a national leader in clinical care, research and education. The system includes the 1,200-member Henry Ford Medical Group, five hospitals, Health Alliance Plan (a health insurance and wellness company), Henry Ford Physician Network, a 150-site ambulatory network and many other health-related entities throughout southeast Michigan, providing a full continuum of care. In 2015, Henry Ford provided $299 million in uncompensated care. The health system also is a major economic driver in Michigan and employs more than 24,600 employees. Henry Ford is a 2011Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award recipient. The health system is led by President and CEO Wright Lassiter III. To learn more, visitHenryFord.com. Benefits Whether it's offering a new medical option, helping you make healthier lifestyle choices or making the employee enrollment selection experience easier, it's all about choice. Henry Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program (Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness and access to day care services at Bright Horizons Midtown Detroit, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer Equal Employment Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer Henry Ford Health System is committed to the hiring, advancement and fair treatment of all individuals without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability, veteran status, size, height, weight, marital status, family status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and genetic information, or any other protected status in accordance with applicable federal and state laws.