About CarolinaEast Medical Center
CarolinaEast Health System is dedicated to quality and compassionate care across the Coastal Carolina region. The flagship of the health system is a 350 bed full service medical center housing a complete complement of inpatient and outpatient services with the latest technology. CarolinaEast Health System employs 2,500 dedicated team members. We have physician practices in various specialties spanning four counties. Our employees create a culture of excellence that connects our patients to the same level of care that is usually found at larger medical centers while maintaining a friendly, community feel throughout our facilities. CarolinaEast offers a comprehensive benefits package to all full time employees as well as benefits to part time plus and part time employees.
Job Summary: The Financial Counselor obtains insurance pre-certification for treatment and assists patients in establishing a financial plan for treatment.
Minimum Requirements: High school graduate or equivalent with minimum of three years of insurance or social work. Associate's degree in Business/Accounting field preferred. Must be knowledgeable of guidelines and requirements for eligibility, coverage, and benefits/claim submission practices for all government programs (Medicare, Medicaid, VA and Tricare/Champus). Must know basic billing specifications. Requires experience working with PC's, printers, and be able to maneuver between several PC applications. Must be knowledgeable of Windows and Microsoft Word.