Coordinator - Sutter Health Transfer Center

    Sutter Health
    Novato, CA
    Full-time, Part-time

    Job Description

    Position Overview:

    JOB SUMMARY:

    The Sutter Health Transfer Center (SHTC) Coordinator in conjunction with the SHTC Nurse assists to coordinate timely patient transfers, direct admissions into and out of Sutter Hospitals. Facilitates phone consultations and patient transportation arrangements.

    Qualifications:

    Education:

    Bachelor degree or equivalent education/experience required.

    Experience:

    Five years experience in a hospital, physician office, or case management setting preferred

    Previous Financial Counseling experience preferred

    Previous experience in working with database systems and telephone call center preferred

    Skills and Knowledge:

    EMTALA and HIPAA regulations.

    Excellent verbal and written communication and organizational skills required.

    Microsoft Office software experience and strong PC skills required.

    Knowledge of insurance authorization process required.

    Medical and managed care terminology required.

    Knowledge of Coding - ICD and CPT.

    Knowledge of third party reimbursement helpful.

    Must be able to ensure follow through with responsibilities and communicate with a varied level of health care staff.

    Ability to manage the stress of balancing conflicting priorities and of working in a fast-paced environment.

    Organization: California Pacific Medical Center
    Employee Status: Regular
    Employee Referral Bonus: No
    Benefits: No
    Position Status: Non-Exempt
    Union: No
    Job Shift: Day/Evening/Night
    Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift
    Days of the Week Scheduled: Varied Days
    Weekend Requirements: One Weekend a Month
    Schedule: Per Diem
    Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: Per Diem

    Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans

    Posting ID: 552772779Posted: 2020-05-21