Benefits and Precertification Specialist II

Fort HealthCare

Introduction:

Fort HealthCare, in Fort Atkinson, WI, and located 30-miles east of Madison and 60-miles west of Milwaukee, is an integrated acute care hospital and health system that attracts patients throughout southeastern Wisconsin. Fort Memorial Hospital is a modern, fully accredited, acute care facility with 82 licensed beds. More than 100 physicians are on staff. Fort Medical
Group, a subsidiary of Fort HealthCare, currently employs more than 60 physicians, nurse practitioners, and other healthcare providers. Fort Medical Group clinics offering primary and surgical specialty care are located in Fort Atkinson, Cambridge, Johnson Creek, Jefferson, Lake Mills and Whitewater. Other services offered by Fort HealthCare include occupational medicine, rehabilitation and sports medicine, wound care, urgent care, a preferred provider network for employers known as FortCare and more. Fort HealthCare is a partner in the University of Wisconsin Cancer Center at Johnson Creek and in the Advanced Pain Management clinic in Fort Atkinson. Most major health insurance products are accepted. For more information, please go to http://www.forthealthcare.com. EOE

Job Description:

Fort HealthCare’s Business office seeks a full-time Benefits & Precertification Specialist. This position obtains precertification, authorization and insurance benefits for scheduled services to ensure insurance payments.

Required Qualifications:

Strong medical terminology background or CPT/ICD 10 diagnosis coursework. 2-4 years past experience with surgical procedures or outpatient procedures including radiology, IV therapy. Prior experience with interpreting physician orders and notes. Experience in these areas is required. Typing; ability to use many different computer systems including internet and insurance websites; ability to effectively communicate verbally and in writing with patients, insurance companies, physicians, hospital staff and general public.

Preferred Qualifications: Education Qualifications:

High School Diploma or GED; Strong medical terminology background and CPT/ICD 10 diagnosis coursework.

Compensation/Benefits:

Highly competitive hourly rate and full-time benefits included.

Apply Online: https://www.forthealthcare.com/careers/