Financial Counselor, FT

 

The Financial Counselor is responsible for visiting patients and/or family members bedside and in the counselor’s office. Financial Counselor executes and maintains the charity and discount programs. This includes the maintenance of logs, continuing self-education of applicable laws/rules, ability to articulate rules and policies to customers, and responsible for keeping the director up to date. The director should be notified of any possible issues, change in law/rules, or shift in trends.

This position provides support with the HCAP and Medicare Bad Debt logs and their audits. This includes oversight and maintenance of logs, internal auditing, preparation of schedules and other documentation required for cost reporting and audits.

The Financial Counselor collects on self-pay account which includes working an assigned alpha section. Patients are screened for financial aid and payment plans in compliance with Hospital polices as well as state and federal laws.

Requirements Include: 
  • High school diploma or equivalent and three (3) years general experience in patient accounting, OR

  • An associate's degree in management or related field and three (1) years general experience in patient accounting, OR

  • Any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities

Job Specifics
Department: 
Patient Access
Status: 
Shift: 
8:30a-5:00p
Average Weekly Hours: 
40
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9612
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Thursday, December 20, 2018