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Medical Equipment Specialist

  • Location: Fond du Lac, Fond du Lac, Wisconsin
  • Salary: 18-21 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 1 month ago

  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Start Date: 2022-01-17
  • Job Ref: 21-28326
Description

Medical Equipment Specialist, Post Acute: Acts as a liaison between employees, providers, payers, customers, and other health care providers to obtain necessary documentation and process orders for medical equipment and supplies PRIMARY RESPONSIBILTIES Obtains and interprets medical documentation, compares documentation with insurance coverage criteria, and creates orders to provide medical equipment and supplies. Verifies patient insurance eligibility and benefits and communicates financial responsibilities to patients, caregivers, and other health care providers. Performs accurate and timely data entry into operating system and processes orders for appropriate equipment and supplies to ensure for timely delivery and correct billing. Communicates with patients, employees, caregivers, and other health care providers on status of orders. Collects payments from patients for coinsurance, copays, and self-pay items. Obtains written orders and prior authorization for appropriate equipment/supplies. Ensures compliance with Medicare, Medicaid and Accreditation Standards. May focus duties on other equipment/supply groups as needed.
Required Skills/Experience:

Excellent Customer Service skills, experience in medical field as a CNA or Medical Assistant, and/or medical insurance background and/or pre-authorizations. Dependable. Worker will be assisting with the sales orders of medical equipment purchases/rent of the equipment and showing the customer how it works
Education:

High school diploma or equivalent
Required Cert's/Licenses:

None