One Health Intake Coordinator in Lewistown, Montana
Intake Coordinator Operations · Lewistown, Montana
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Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Entry-level
Compensation $16.27-$16.93 DOE
Are you looking for a full-time position where you can make a difference in peoples' lives? If so, consider joining One Health as an Intake Coordinator in Lewistown. This is a great opportunity for a positive, energetic candidate who likes working with people, is computer-savvy, and has an eye for detail.
As part of our intake team, you will greet patients, families, and visitors in-person and on the phone; coordinate the intake of insurance/financial information, discharge of patients from the clinic, and work to advance positive patient outcomes. You must be comfortable working on the computer in multiple software programs.
This is a 40 hour/week position to include some evenings
About One Health
With multiple clinic sites across rural Montana, One Health provides medical and behavioral health services to rural populations through a community-based, integrated approach to health care. We offer a competitive compensation package that includes paid time off, seven paid holidays, discounted health care for employees and their family members, 403(b) retirement plan, as well as paid medical insurance for all employees working at least 20 hours/week.
One Health provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local laws.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions.
Schedules patient appointments with appropriate providers.
Assures the readiness of the reception area for each working day. Opens the building at the designated time and has all front desk activities fully operational at the start of business hours.
Greets visitors and patients in a timely manner with a pleasant and gracious attitude.
Enters the necessary demographic information in the Electronic Health Record (EHR) accurately and updates/confirms all information at each visit.
Obtains a copy of the patient’s insurance cards and acquires patient’s signature on all needed paperwork (HIPAA release, authorization to bill, release of records, etc.).
Accountable for the FQHC financial intake process and the presentation of the sliding scale process to the patient.
Requests and accurately processes payment for visit, offers receipt to patient, and logs payment.
Participates in the day-to-day clinic scheduling and patient flow
Answers multi-line telephones in a courteous and professional manner, takes messages as needed, and routes call or messages to the appropriate staff member.
Schedules patients’ appointments using the EHR and ensures the appointment reminder system is selected appropriately in the patients account.
Posts daily receipts reconciling patient visits and payments for the day.
Assists resource coordinators with collection of documents and information for Health Share Partnership (HSP) process as outlined in the HSP policy and procedure.
Assists with local public relations, communications, and social media activities as assigned.
Ensures the waiting room and reception areas are well maintained, neat and clean.
Safeguard patient privacy and confidentiality
Secure the building at the close of each working day according to One Health’s protocols and lock all entrances.
MINIMUM JOB QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or GED
BLS Certificate (within three months of hire)
Graduate of a certified medical administrative assistant program
Valid driver’s license
Competent computer skills
Familiarity with Microsoft Office
Two (2) years of community health and/or physician’s office
Experience with electronic medical records