Shift: Days - M & W - 10am - 6pm, TU, TH & FRI - 8am - 4pm
Interviews and assists patients with the medical assistanceapplication process through the gathering of pertinent financial, demographicand other data to acquire medical assistance under Medicaid, Managed Care andcharity care programs. Reviews supporting documentation, explains hospitalpolicies and procedures related to the process. Verifies data and accesses patients' ability to pay for medicalservices. Provides other assistance in registration, intake and medicalassistance no grant (Mang) case management.
Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Social Work or aBehavioral Science is required. (Must provide official college/universitytranscript at time of interview)
Two (2) years of work experience in hospital finance/revenue Cycleoperations is required.
Must be able to travel to work sites throughout the Cook CountyHealth and Hospitals System is required.
Bilingual English/Spanish is required. (Proficiency may be assessed at time of interview)
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES AND OTHERCHARACTERISTICS
Knowledge of the managed care environment, third partyreimbursement, hospital and community services and hospital and health carepolicies.
Knowledge of Medicaid eligibility requirements and Cook CountyHealth and Hospitals System and the Department of Human Services policies andprocedures.
Ability to compile, organize, prepare and maintain an assortmentof records and information in an effective manner and according to CCHHSpolicies and procedures.
Strong customer service skills with the ability to work with amulti-culturally and economically diverse patient population.
VETERANPREFERENCE PLEASE READ
When applyingfor employment with the Cook County Health & Hospitals System, preferenceis given to honorably discharged Veterans who have served in the Armed Forcesof the United States for not less than 6 months of continuous service
Totake advantage of this preference a Veteran must:
Meetthe minimum qualifications for the position.
Identifyself as a Veteran on the employment application by answering yes to thequestion by answering yes to the question,
As one of the largest public health systems in the country, the Cook County Health and Hospitals System (CCHHS) cares for more than 300,000 individuals resulting in over 1 million patient visits each year. Our mission to care for all, regardless of their ability to pay, dates back to 1835. In that time, we have cared for millions of patients and trained thousands of doctors, nurses and health pro...fessionals. We conduct important research making substantial contributions to current practices. With a patient-centric focus, we look to our teams to provide a commitment to leading edge practices and approaches, collegial relationships and the CCHHS mission.