Financial Counselor

Responsibilities

As a Financial Counselor, you will be responsible for:

* Verifying accurate demographic and financial information

* Reviewing and interpreting insurance benefits

* Providing financial counseling and screening

* Handling charity applications and credit assessments

* Establishing all financial arrangements and refer appropriate cases to other agencies to assist patients with discharge/post hospital care.

* Working closely with Patient Placement, Care Coordination, Social Services, and Patient Business Services to ensure accurate and timely reimbursement.

* Ability to write concise, grammatically correct reports and correspondence

* Proficient in basic math

* Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel, Word, and Outlook

Qualifications

We're seeking an exceptional, self-directed professional with:

* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, including proper phone etiquette

* Bilingual English/Spanish abilities

* PC proficiency and basic math knowledge

* Working knowledge of medical terminology

* Understanding of third-party payer relationships as well as relevant state and federal health programs

* Strong organizational skills

* Ability to adapt to and implement changing registration procedures

* Independent decision-making skills and sound judgment

* Flexibility in working varied schedules and at a variety of locations when necessary

Note: May be subject to test on qualifying skills

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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