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Team Leader Patient Access

Company: Sovah Health - Danville
Location: Danville
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Job Description:

SOVAH Health - Danville

Assists Patient Access Supervisor as needed. -The Team Leader provides support and leadership for the daily operations of all Patient Access functions while performing the day-to-day duties of a Registrar. -Provides training and mentoring of staff, as needed.
Ensures that all necessary demographic, billing, and clinical information is obtained and entered in the registration system with timeliness and accuracy. Distributes and explains forms, documents, and educational handouts to patients or family members.
Meets with patient or patient's caregiver before or after admission to exchange necessary information and documentation.
Provides explanation of process and addresses concerns and questions. Admitting physician's office, nursing unit staff, and/or other appropriate personnel regarding admission to exchange necessary information and determine placement.
Schedules appointments and communicates scheduling changes with all appropriate departments and coworkers. Verifies insurance benefits and obtains precertification/authorization as necessary.
Reviews physician's orders for completeness and compliance requirements, i.e., covered tests, prior authorizations, and ensures forms and record completeness.
Determines and accepts required payments, including co-pays and deductibles, or refers to financial counselors for follow up.

Calculates patient financial obligation and obtain and verifies the accuracy of authorization when required.
Educates all registration staff on any changes pertinent to their roles.

Job Requirements:
Minimum Education
High school diploma or equivalent required Required Skills
Requires a minimum of three years combined experience with scheduling, registration, billing, insurance verification and/or collections. Minimum of three years working with the public. Knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid, and Manage Care payers.

Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Requires flexibility in scheduling and ability to work all shift patterns including week-ends and holidays to insure appropriateness and continuity of care for the patients of Sovah Health Danville.

LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Keywords: Sovah Health - Danville, Danville , Team Leader Patient Access, Hospitality & Tourism , Danville, Virginia

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