The Insurance Precertification Specialist is primarily responsible for obtaining insurance verifications and referral authorizations. This position requires excellent customer service skills and the ability to communicate effectively in person and over the phone. Knowledge of all tasks performed in the front office area is necessary to provide optimum internal and external customer satisfaction. Additionally, knowledge of HMOs, PPOs, Commercial Payers, HSAs, Cobra, Medicaid, STAR plans, CSHCN, CHIP and hospital financial assistance programs is essential.
High School Diploma or equivalent
Minimum of 2 years of billing and insurance experience is required
Minimum of 2 years of front office practice operations experience is required
Understanding of General Accounting Principles is required
Bilingual (Spanish) strongly preferred
Internal Number: 53933-46064
About Cook Children's Health Care System
Cook Children's Health Care System embraces an inspiring Promise – to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, we’re proud of our long and rich tradition of serving our community.