Career opportunities at Methodist Health System
Ins. Verification Specialist
- Job Title
- Ins. Verification Specialist
- Job ID
- Dallas, TX 75203
- Other Location
In this highly visible, fast-paced, and challenging position, you'll collaborate with multidisciplinary team member to provide the very best care for our patients. The Insurance Verification Specialist is responsible for the timely pre-certification, authorization, and verification of insurance coverage for pre-admissions, admissions, and specified procedures.
Your Job Requirements:
• High School Diploma, Preferably: 2-4 years of post High School Training.
Your Job Responsibilities:
• Communicate clearly and openly
• Build relationships to promote a collaborative environment
• Be accountable for your performance
• Always look for ways to improve the patient experience
• Take initiative for your professional growth
• Be engaged and eager to build a winning team
Additional Job Description
Category: Category A, Employee with no direct impact on patient care
Responsible for the timely pre-certification, authorization, and verification of insurance coverage for pre-admissions, admissions, and specified procedures. The insurance verification specialist will obtain accurate patient demographic and financial information to assist in the patient registration upon arrival. This professional also serves as a valuable resource to patients, providing them with pertinent information regarding their insurance coverage; and works with patients to explain coverage amounts provided by their insurance policy. The insurance verification specialist also helps patients arrange payment for services that are not covered by their insurance companies inclusive of different financing options as defined by policy.
Age Specific Care Considerations:
High school diploma or equivalent required
• Must demonstrate fundamental math skills
Associates Degree (or higher) preferred
Licenses and/or Certifications:
Related Work Experience and Other Skills:
Prefer 1 year Registration/Insurance Verification experience in a hospital setting
Ability to perform mathematical calculations to include percentages, addition, multiplication, division, subtraction
Data processing/keyboard skills required (35 wpm with accuracy)
Consistent professional behavior and able to handle confidential information
Demonstrates flexibility and adaptability
Demonstrates initiative, is a self-starter. Is able to work independently, prioritizing and organizing workload effectively to complete tasks within the time frames delegated.
Must be detailed oriented
Must be flexible in reacting to workflow demands
Must demonstrate well-developed communication skills, both oral and written to enable strong interpersonal interaction with employees and the public.
Strong leadership ability
Exceptional customer service experience, preferably in healthcare or a service industry
Microsoft Office skills a plus