Cedars-Sinai Financial Services Specialist (Per Diem/As Needed) in Los Angeles, California
When the work you do every single day has a crucial impact on the lives of others, every effort, every detail, and every second matters. This shared culture of passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it’s just one of the many reasons we’ve achieved our fifth-consecutive Magnet designation for nursing excellence. From working with a team of premier healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you’ll have everything you need to do something incredible—for yourself, and for others. Join us, and discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America’s Best Hospitals!
Main responsibilities include:
Provides financial support to the Comprehensive Transplant Center.
Ensures compliance with the organization's financial procedures.
Verifies and obtains insurance authorizations prior to Evaluation, Transplantation, transplant related procedures, diagnostic tests, and consults.
Assists with patient insurance billing and reimbursement.
Facilitates inpatient admission of patients for transplant, hospital to hospital transfers and direct admits from clinic.
Provides financial counseling to patients and their families.
Monitors and identifies changes in regulations and legislation with regard to 3rd party reimbursement for organ transplantation and surgical procedures.
Documents all necessary information in TeleResults.
Ensures that all insurance information in TeleResults is current and correct.
- High School Diploma
3-5 years of healthcare insurance eligibility, verification, transplant billing/collections experience preferred.
Experience in a medical office setting/scheduling of patients.
Thorough knowledge of transplant case rates, cashing billing regulations, and collection practices.
Thorough demonstrated knowledge in Managed Care, Medicare, Medi-Cal, and Capitation Admission requirements.
Ability to problem solve
Ability to establish priorities and work independently.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and medical terminology skills.
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
Strong computer skills.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.