Medicaid Eligibility Advocate
Company: HCA Healthcare
Posted on: January 23, 2023
Description IntroductionLast year our HCA Healthcare colleagues
invested over 156,000 hours volunteering in our communities. As
a(an) Medicaid Eligibility Advocate with Medical City Denton you
can be a part of an organization that is devoted to giving
back!BenefitsMedical City Denton, offers a total rewards package
that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our
colleagues. The available plans and programs include:
- Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services
at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and
behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and
free AirMed medical transportation.
- Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and
disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental
health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital
indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection,
legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet
insurance and more.
- Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
- Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical
and financial wellbeing
- Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder
care resources and consumer discounts
- 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on
years of service)
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred
- Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification
support, dependent scholarships)
- Colleague recognition program
- Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave,
long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)
Learn more about Employee BenefitsNote: Eligibility for benefits
may vary by location.
Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare
provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues?
Join the Medical City Denton family! We will give you the tools and
resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are looking
for an enthusiastic Medicaid Eligibility Advocate to help us reach
our goals. Unlock your potential!Schedule: Monday-Friday
8:00AM-4:30PmJob Summary and QualificationsThe Medicaid Eligibility
Advocate is responsible for conduction eligibility screenings,
assessment of patient financial requirements, and counseling
patients on insurance benefits and co-payments. The Medicaid
Eligibility Advocate serves as a liaison between the patient,
hospital, and governmental agencies; and is actively involved in
all areas of case management.In this role you will:* Screen and
evaluate patients for existing insurance coverage, federal and
state assistance programs, or hospital charity application.*
Re-verifies benefits and obtains authorization and/or referral
after treatment plan has been discussed, prior to initiation of
treatment. Ensures appropriate signatures are obtained on all
necessary forms.* Obtain legally relevant medical evidence,
physician statements and all other documentation required for
eligibility determination.* Complete and file applications.
Initiate and maintain proper follow-up with the patient and
government agency caseworkers to ensure timely processing and
completion of all mandated applications and accompanying
documentation.* Ensure all insurance, demographic and eligibility
information is obtained and entered into the system accurately.
Document progress notes to the patient's file and the hospital
computer system.* Participates in ongoing, comprehensive training
programs as required.* Follows policies and procedures to
contribute to the efficiency of the office. Covers and assists with
other office functions as requested.* Will be required to make
field visits as necessary and will need reliable personal
transportation readily available.Qualifications:* High School
Diploma or GED or related experience in lieu.* Associate's degree
preferred* Minimum one year related experience preferred,
preferably in healthcare.* Relevant education may substitute
experience requirement.This role requires you to be fully
vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law
or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is
approved)."Parallon provides full-service revenue cycle management,
or total patient account resolution, for HCA Healthcare. Our
services include scheduling, registration, insurance verification,
hospital billing, revenue integrity, collections, payment
compliance, credentialing, health information management, customer
service, payroll and physician billing. We also provide
full-service revenue cycle management as well as targeted
solutions, such as Medicaid Eligibility, for external clients
across the country. Parallon has over 17,000 colleagues, and serves
close to 1,000 hospitals and 3,000 physician practices, all making
an impact on patients, providers and their communities.
HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World's Most
Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times.
In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in
cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and
other uncompensated expenses.
""There is so much good to do in the world and so many different
ways to do it."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder Be a part of an organization that invests
in you! We are reviewing applications for our Medicaid Eligibility
Advocate opening. Qualified candidates will be contacted for
interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in
patient care!We are an equal opportunity employer and value
diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of
race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation,
age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
This position is incentive eligible.
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