::Cedar Creek Hospital is a brand new freestanding behavioral health hospital, providing expert care for adults and adolescents. Cedar Creek Hospital invests in our patients by offering an integrated medicine approach that provides the latest therapies including yoga, mindfulness, aromatherapy, music therapy and nutrition.
Financial Counselor is responsible (Financial counselor Representative) for:
The Review of admissions from the previous day(s) to verify the accuracy of the insurance information obtained and entered by the Intake or assigned department. Accounts are set based on daily work load, split accounts by the number of employees.
Eligibility and benefits of the insurance plan(s).
Call each payer and complete a FULL verification of benefits (Primary and secondary plans).
Financial class and insurance carrier primary and secondary codes.
Verify and enter the "verification of insurance benefits" in MS4.
Notify Supervisor of any potential uncompensated cases immediately.
Determine the applicable co-pays, deductibles and plan limitations such as calendar year or lifetime limits.
Use estimated LOS formula for potential collection UPF.
Meet with patients to secure up-front cash payments for patient responsible balances within 24-48 hrs. of admissions. In some cases, this may be done with appropriate family members. Receipts will be issued for all payments received. Accounts are assigned based on work load-each Financial Counselor will be assigned to the case from admission to DC.
Cedar Creek Hospital's comprehensive benefits include: