Option Care Patient Registration Coordinator in United States
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Job Description Summary:
The Patient Registration Coordinator is a key role in the transition of a patient coming onto Option Care services. Patient Registration Coordinators are responsible for coordinating transition services with internal and external partners to ensure the accuracy and completeness of all required documentation is of the highest quality while providing exceptional customer service. Patient Registration are responsible for proactively building strong relationships with referral sources, account managers, care transition coordinators and internal nursing, pharmacy and revenue cycle team members.
Job Responsibilities (listed in order of importance and/or time spent)
Interacts with external service providers and the Option Care Commercial Team to transition new patients onto service with Option Care.
Coordinates the onboarding of referrals between different functional areas within Option Care including Pharmacy, Nursing, Warehouse and Revenue Cycle.
Proactively maintains and grows relationships with referral sources and serves as a key point of contact and representative of Option Care. Attend meetings with key accounts as needed.
Communicates frequently with the Commercial team to provide updates on patient referral status and resolve any related issues.
Responsible for collecting, reviewing and completing applicable care transition documents. Participates with any data collection required.
Maintains confidentiality of patient and proprietary information and observes legal guidelines for safeguarding the confidentiality of patient and proprietary Option Care information.
Accountable for setting new patients up on autopay, discussing copay assistance plans and foundation assistance plans and transferring patients to patient pay team if applicable to discuss FAA and other payment options.
Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
(i.e. hiring, recommending/approving promotions and pay increases, scheduling, performance reviews, discipline, etc.)
Basic Education and/or Experience Requirements
High School Diploma with 1 year of customer service/account management experience or patient registration/revenue cycle management experience OR an Associate’s Degree, LPN or Pharm Tech license.
Experience establishing and maintaining relationships with individuals at all levels of the organization.
Experience providing customer service to internal and external customers, including meeting quality standards of services and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
Basic PC skills including email, Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
Experience in identifying operational issues and recommending process improvements.
Strong organization and planning skills.
Travel Requirements: (if required)
Preferred Qualifications & Interests (PQIs)
LPN, RD or Pharm Tech licensure and/or experience
Previous Infusion Medical Billing/Collections or Intake/Admissions Experience.
This job description is to be used as a guide for accomplishing Company and department objectives, and only covers the primary functions and responsibilities of the position. It is in no way to be construed as an all-encompassing list of duties.
Option Care subscribes to a policy of equal employment opportunity, making employment available without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship status according to the Immigration Reform and Control Act of 1986, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information.
Option Care is a leading provider of home and alternate treatment site infusion services. With a staff of more than 1,700 clinical experts – including specially trained infusion nurses, infusion pharmacists and registered dietitians – Option Care treats patients with a wide range of acute and chronic conditions. Comprehensive therapy management programs are offered for patients with nutrition disorders, bleeding disorders and heart failure, as well as those needing immunoglobulin (IG) therapy and anti-infective therapy. Option Care is able to provide services to 92% of the nation’s population through more than 90 infusion pharmacies and 100 alternate treatment sites across the country.