Customer Service Specialist -Bariatric Physician Specialist (40 hrs/week)
At Lancaster General Health, our culture is what sets us apart and creates a lasting impression of our health system in the community and in the hearts of our patients and their families. A role with us is more than just a job, we ask that you Live Your Legacy at LGH by finding your passion in your everyday role, committing to those you serve, and reaching for your personal best.
We are recognized as 1 of only 9 hospitals in the entire country with awards in Medicare.Gov, LEAPFROG and Healthgrades Americas 50 Best Hospitals. We have attained five year Magnet ® recognition status for the fifth time with the American Nurses’ Credentialing Center (ANCC) and we are the 2018 recipient of the Foster G. McGaw Prize in recognition of the commitment to community service.
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers a comprehensive benefits package:
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program so that our employees can stay actively engaged and committed to living their legacy every day. Together, we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
Join us and be part of a team that empowers you to do more than your job and encourages you to:
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Lancaster General Hospital
7790 Bariatric Physician Specialist
Bariatric Physician Specialist- Front Office
Benefits of Joining Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health:
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH combines a Nationally Ranked Hospital with great schools, safe neighborhoods, affordable housing, local community events and festivals as well as a wealth of cultural and recreational activities. The scenic Susquehanna River Valley provides opportunities for fishing, skiing, kayaking, hiking and mountain biking in addition to easy access to NJ shoreline or Delaware beaches. Urban life is easily accessible, with New York, Baltimore, Philadelphia and Washington D.C. a train ride away. Local universities, Fulton Theatre, the downtown shopping and dining district and local sports teams make Lancaster a great place to Live, Work and Play.
This position is located at the Suburban Pavilion in Lancaster, PA.
Department: Bariatric Physician Specialist\
- Full-time, 40 hrs/week, hours range between 7:30am-5pm. No weekends or holidays.
This position is located in Lancaster, PA.
Please note - this position required a 5 week full time training.
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SUMMARY: Lancaster General Health/Penn Medicine is currently seeking a Customer Service Specialist within the Bariatric Physician Specialists. The Customer Service Specialist provides complete and accurate patient scheduling, registration, insurance verification, ordering of tests and coordination of applicable screening, diagnostic, physician office and outpatient hospital services. The Customer Service Specialist must be capable of coordinating and communicating effectively during increased volumes or with complex patients.
Lancaster General Health Physicians Healthy Weight Management & Bariatric Surgery offers a comprehensive, physician-supervised approach to weight loss. With two surgeons and a medical bariatrician, our programs include both weight loss surgery and several medically managed weight loss programs.
- Performs complete and accurate patient registration.
- Supports inbound and outbound calls to or from patients, guests, or appropriate parties as needed to provide services.
- Refers patient to appropriate person for questions regarding; collections, insurance coverages, and financial assistance.
- Understands insurance company coverage and referral/authorization requirements of payors. Performs electronic and manual verification of insurance coverage and understands how to read and accurately apply electronic insurance responses.
- Screens and accurately relays messages using protocols established for emergent, urgent and non-urgent calls.
- High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) is required.
- One year of clerical, customer service, or administrative support experience in a highly customer-oriented organization is required.
- One year experience with basic keyboarding, personal computer use, and other office setting equipment is required.
- One year of registration experience, point of service collection, insurance validation, understanding of compliance /regulatory guidelines and order release process(es) is preferred.
- One year prior experience of Revenue Cycle in a Hospital/Medical Office Setting is preferred.
- Previous Epic or equivalent Electronic Medical Record experience is preferred.
PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.
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Posted on 07/13/2021