Insurance Verification Specialist

Job Posting – Insurance Verification Specialist (new position)

Due to increase in services, Curry Community Health is looking to hire a Insurance Verification Specialist to work in Curry County, Oregon, located in a beautiful community on the Southern Oregon Coast. This is a NEW full time position offering health benefits (medical, dental, vision), holiday pay, paid time off as well as life insurance and 403b.

The Insurance Verification Specialist supports the Business Office and assists as the initial point of contact for CCH clients who have questions related to their insurance plan benefits.  Responsible for reporting benefit information to the scheduler prior to appointments.

Some Responsibilities include:

  1. Ensure that all insurance information needed for billing and collection purposes is obtained and recorded completely and accurately in Credible or Primesuite EHR systems.

  2. Communicate with Reception regarding any monies needed to be collected at time of service from clients.

  3. Verify and update existing patient insurance information in the EHR systems for accuracy.

  4. Verify that the individual provider of services is covered by the client’s insurance.

  5. Follow up with insurance companies to resolve any issues and discuss reasons for reduced or unpaid claims.

Work Location/Hours: Office location in Gold Beach, OR. Monday - Friday, excluding paid holidays. Normal work hours are 8:00-5:00.

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent; advanced computer training, minimum two (2) years’ experience in medical clinic administrative or scheduling position, and/or any satisfactory combination of experience and training which would demonstrate the ability to perform the

  • Must have knowledge of: medical terminology, procedures for maintaining a clean, healthful and pleasant environment, health care ethics, confidentiality and record keeping.

  • Has the ability to effectively use a computer including use of software programs (e.g.; G-Suite, Microsoft word, Excel), email, EMR’s and Internet.

  • Possess a current driver’s license, pass a pre-employment drug test and pass a criminal background check required by the State of Oregon.

Pay Range:  $14 to $18 per hour, depending on experience