LHC Group. Inc

  • Intake Coordinator

    Location : Facility Name
    SunCrest Home Health - Savannah
    Requisition ID
    2019-55971
    Location : Postal Code
    31406-3472
    Position Type
    Full-Time
    Work Schedule
    Normal (Based on FT, PT, PRN)
    CATEGORY
    ADMINISTRATIVE
    Location : City
    Savannah
    Location : State/Province
    GA
  • Overview

    The Intake Coordinator in Home Health provides administrative support to Central Intake Teams by adequately triaging incoming calls and entering referrals in operating system. Receives and communicates accurate referral information within Central Intake as well as to Branches.

     

     

    LHC Group is the preferred post-acute care partner for hospitals, physicians and families nationwide. From home health and hospice care to long-term acute care and community-based services, we deliver high-quality, cost-effective care that empowers patients to manage their health at home. Hospitals and health systems around the country have partnered with LHC Group to deliver patient-centered care in the home. More hospitals, physicians and families choose LHC Group, because we are united by a single, shared purpose: It's all about helping people. 

    Additional Details

    SunCrest Home Health, a part of LHC Group, is currently seeking clinicians/professionals that want to join our team to help improve the well being of our patients and their families. 

     

     

    As noted by independent analysts, LHC Group consistently outperforms the industry in the percentage of our locations rating four stars or more. We are helping drive better outcomes for our patients nationwide.

     

    If you're seeking a unique opportunity to take your career to the next level, it just arrived!

    • Receives and analyzes incoming referral and order calls.
    • Maintains a call log for all incoming calls.
    • Faxes signed referrals to appropriate county/parish offices, DME, private duty, etc.
    • Verifies new referring physician licenses on referrals taken in department.
    • Researches coverage or pay source for each referral. Verifies commercial policies and HIQA.
    • Obtains authorization for visits from insurance or Medicaid on EPSDT patients as appropriate. Updates insurance case manager on patient status and need for additional visits throughout the episode of care.
    • Educates prospective patients, families, physicians, and hospitals regarding home health services available.
    • Serves as a liaison between clinical and marketing staff.
    • Any other duties as assigned.

    Qualifications

    Education Requirements
    • Must have knowledge of Medicare, KMA and private insurance.
    License Requirements
    • Must have current nurse licensure.
    Skill Requirements
    • Must have computer skills, clerical-business machine skills, and business knowledge. Must possess general clerical skills.

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