Financial Counselor – Accounting
(Position Vacancy 2019-8221)

Guthrie County Hospital has a part-time Financial Counselor position available. This position reports to the Chief Financial Officer, works an average of 20 hours per week, primarily during the day Monday through Friday.

This position serves as a primary contact for patients seeking financial assistance for medical services, determines insurance eligibility, investigates patient denials, and pre-certifies insurance coverage. The financial counselor will focus on uninsured, underinsured, and credit risk patients and obtain pre-and post- patient admission payment terms. The counselor will assist with the collecting of copays in the admissions as well as the Emergency Departments.

High School diploma or GED
Experience in working with government, commercial, and tertiary payers
Works well with others
Healthcare eligibility software and Microsoft Office suite experience
Prior experience working with patients within a healthcare environment strongly preferred
Knowledge of basic medical terminology strongly preferred
Insurance Precertification and verification experience preferred
Healthcare business office experience within clinic or hospital settings preferred

Please submit applications to:
Guthrie County Hospital
Human Resources
710 N. 12th St
Guthrie Center, IA 50115

Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE)

Online Application