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Steward Health Care

Front Office Coordinator - SJMC Physician Services

Steward Health Care - Houston, TX

Front Office Coordinator - SJMC Physician Services

Job Description

Under the General Direction of the Practice Administrator and the General Supervision of the Office Manager, the Medical Front Office Coordinator is responsible for the performance of clerical duties in the office, admission and collection of data on

patients, scheduling of appointments, verification of insurance and treatment authorization processes. C

oordinates obtaining authorizations for care and insures face sheets are printed on each patient, reviewed for accuracy, and then placed in the chart in appropriate order for the physician/provider.

Ensures patient data is entered into computer under scheduling and billing with accurate and appropriate insurance codes and financial classes.

Follows through with the patient or their physician offices on outstanding documentation needed to finalize the patient’s chart. Assists with administrative duties as assigned by the Practice Administrator, Office Manager, and Physicians.

Qualifications

A.

High School graduate or equivalent

B.

Graduate of a medical assistant / medical office specialist program

C.

One year of previous experience in a medical office setting preferred.

D. Knowledge of Medical Terminology and CPT and ICD9 coding highly preferred.

E. NextGen Knowledge a plus.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Skills/Requirements

Job Reference #:

1702936

14 days 19 hours ago

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Front Office Coordinator - SJMC Physician Services Steward Health Care - Houston, TX, United States

   

Location: Houston, TX

Company Profile:
Steward Health Care System is a community-based accountable care organization and community hospital network with more than 17,000 employees serving more than one million patients annually in more than 150 communities. Each hospital and facility within the Steward family, while part of an extensive network of health care providers, has its own rich history of providing outstanding, compassionate care right in the communities where patients need it most. Hospitals in the system include Carney Hospital in Dorchester, Good Samaritan Medical Center in Brockton, Holy Family Hospital in Methuen, Merrimack Valley Hospital in Haverhill, Morton Hospital in Taunton, Nashoba Valley Medical Center in Ayer, New England Sinai Hospital in Stoughton, Norwood Hospital, Quincy Medical Center, Saint Anne’s Hospital in Fall River and St. Elizabeth’s Medical Center in Brighton.