The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) at NYU Langone Medical Center is one of the nation's leading orthopaedic and rheumatologic, specialty hospitals dedicated to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. The hospital provides some of the most advanced orthopaedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and the largest pediatric orthopaedic program in New York City. HJD is consistently ranked among the leading orthopaedic centers nationwide by U.S. News and World Report. Our expert physicians combine extensive experience and research with the latest technology for bone and joint problems that affect patient's ability to function. We specialize in the following areas: Orthopaedic Surgery Rheumatology Neurology Radiology.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Financial Clear Unit Rep in the Finance Insurance Verification Department. To qualify a High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Associates Degree or 24 credits towards a college degree preferred. One (1 ) year of healthcare customer service experience preferred. Excellent interpersonal, communication, and creative problem solving skills required. The ability to sit, talk on the phone with patients and staff, while entering data in computer required.
In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for accurately obtaining all pertinent patient demographic, financial/insurance information to properly record episode and to maximize reimbursement for the medical center. Including competing out of pocket liability calculations, and explain estimated cost to the patient. Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Communicates and works as an effective team with all internal and external customers.
Uses independent judgment and initiative to identify and resolve issues.
Facilitates reimbursement for each episode of care, by determining and verifying payment sources and obtaining necessary payments and authorizations.
Collects and distributes necessary data by conducting and documenting pre-registration, registration, and admitting processes.
The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) at NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of... only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.