CHI Franciscan Rehabilitation Hospital opened the doors of this new 60-bed hospital in May 2018 to serve patients recovering from strokes, brain and spinal-cord injuries, amputations, complex orthopedic injuries, and other conditions. The hospital is a joint venture partnership between CHI Franciscan Health and Kindred Healthcare.
This position will work under the direction of the Director of Business Development and be responsible for patient admissions, insurance verification and other insurance verification duties as directed. This individual will be responsible for obtaining the necessary demographic information of the patient which may require interviewing patients or their representatives. This position is also responsible for preparing/processing admitting forms and keeps abreast of all new insurance updates and regulations. Direct supervisory for all admissions associates.
This is a full time salaried position.
We offer competitive pay plus a generous benefits package that includes:
Short- and Long-Term Disability Insurance
Critical illness insurance
Hospital Indemnity Plan
Identity Theft Protection
Legal Assistance Plan
401(K) savings plan with employer matching contributions
Paid Time Off, Paid Sick Leave and 6 Paid Holidays per year
High School Diploma required. Some college preferred.
Minimum of 2 years experience in Admitting and/or medical insurance preferred.
Experience in handling patient admissions preferred.
Extensive knowledge of insurance and their benefits and admitting forms.
Proficiency in recording admission reservations.
Management experience preferred.
Basic computer knowledge including Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint and Word
Must be able to read, write, and speak the English language.
Good communication skills.
Ability to work harmoniously with other personnel.
Ability to deal tactfully with patients, hospital staff and the general public.
Med-Surg hospitals and systems (for profit and non-profit) knowledge desired
Must be able to follow written and oral instructions.
Must maintain a professional demeanor and appearance to reflect proper image for the hospital and the board members, medical staff, community leaders and fellow employees.
Must have good organizational skills and analytical ability in order to interpret information, and carry out duties independently .
Job : Admissions Primary Location : WA-Tacoma-Franciscan Specialty Care Organization : 3843 - Franciscan Specialty Care Shift : Day