Arranges referral appointments for specialists utilizing managed care guidelines and practices.Maintains working knowledge of, and adheres to compliance with, Medicare, Medicaid, and managed care regulations.
High school graduate or GED.
Knowledge of medical terminology and CPT, ICD9 and HCPCS coding necessary.
Word processing and computer experience desirable.
Ability to use various office equipment such as copiers, fax machines, and credit card machines.
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate well.Must be organized with ability to perform multiple tasks in a busy environment.
Knowledge of managed care contracts preferred.
Prefer one year work experience in a medical office setting.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.