Financial Counselor in Kansas City at Parallon

Date Posted: 7/26/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Financial Counselor – Research Medical Center – Full Time
Parallon believes that organizations that continuously learn and improve will thrive. That’s why after more than a decade we remain dedicated to helping hospitals and hospital systems operate knowledgeably, intelligently, effectively and efficiently in the rapidly evolving healthcare marketplace, today and in the future. As one of the healthcare industry’s leading providers of business and operational services, Parallon is uniquely equipped to provide a broad spectrum of customized revenue cycle services.
Job Summary
The Financial Counselor is responsible for reviewing the Financial Clearance Worklist daily and visiting in-house patients; collecting estimated patient liability amounts; explaining all financial information, responsibilities and working closely with outside agencies to ensure patient’s financial coverage.
Duties (included but not limited to)
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service
  • In conjunction with the Medicaid Eligibility Staff visit all uninsured patients in-house
  • Provide estimates to patients and/or physicians as requested
  • Generate insurance verification and pre-certification reports daily and follow up with case management and insurance verification departments as appropriate
  • Follows all guidelines set forth in the Cash Handling policy
  • Utilizes eligibility systems, on-line websites or phone calls to determine insurance benefits and pre-certification requirements
  • Assist patients with payment arrangements and in co-ordination with the Medicaid Eligibility Staff assists patient with financial applications



Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • One year of related experience required.

We offer training support, competitive salary and excellent benefits to include several insurance package options for Medical, Dental and Vision; Paid Time Off for vacation, sick leave and holidays, Employer-paid Short Term Disability, Company matching 401K and more!

Parallon is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE), minority/ female/ veteran/ disabled, offering a great work environment, challenging career opportunities, and competitive compensation.