University of Texas Health Science Center Benefits Coordinator-Intermediate in San Antonio, Texas
Responsible for verification and/or obtaining all information required to ensure payment for services provided in the clinic setting for procedures, special services, testing and durable medical equipment (DME).
Three years experience in an out-patient clinic setting or doctor’s office as an administrative support team member with experience in front desk, scheduling, or insurance back-ground. Strong clerical, medical terminology, communication, and computer skills. Experience in a billing office with CPT and ICD-10 codes.
Tracks referral utilization in and out of clinic. Produces reports or documentation upon request from management. Works with clinical staff to create process for pre-screening of all non-scheduled clinic procedures that need to be performed while patient is in clinic.
Percentage Of Time 40
Coordinates or creates referral for outgoing visit/service request, verifying all information is provided which may include copies of medical documentation. Tracks to ensure appointments are scheduled.
Percentage Of Time 30
Serves as insurance resource contact for all clinic staff. Remains up to date on all insurance issues through updates from Provider relations or insurance specific flyers and communicates updates to clinic staff.
Percentage Of Time 30
We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer which includes protected veterans and individuals with disabilities.
Required Qualifications: High school diploma or GED with at least three (3) years of directly related experience.
Career Family: Clinical Programs & Services
Job Title: Benefits Coordinator-Intermediate
Work Location: MARC (8300 Floyd Curl Drive)
Benefits Eligible?: Yes
Work Schedule: Monday-Friday; 8:00am-5:00pm
Number of hours per week: 40
Is this position required to drive a UT vehicle?: No
Combination of Relevant Education and Experience accepted: No
Requisition Number: 20163641
Type of Recruitment: Internal Recruitment (open to UTHSCSA classified and A&P; employees only)
Security Sensitive Statement: All positions are security sensitive and will require criminal background checks.