Swedish Medical Center Patient Financial Advocate - Medical Oncology in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Patient Financial Advocate (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in the Medical Oncology at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Patient Financial Advocate identifies and coordinates all aspects of financial obligations for private pay patients, which also includes but is not limited to, patient relations, physician liaison regarding financial liabilities, deposit estimates and collections.
In this position you will:
Assure that customer needs and/or complaints related to financial services are responded to and documented in a timely and professional manner.
Make financial arrangements and secure payment for services rendered.
Protect reimbursement for services by assisting patients with payment plans and options.
Interview patients and/or families to determine funding sources.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Associate's degree. Additional experience may substitute for degree
Experience in patient financial services or medical billing in a hospital business office
About the First Hill Campus.
The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we’re committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Billing/Insurance
Work Locations: First Hill Arnold Bldg (WA181) 1221 Madison Seattle, 98104
Req ID: 220462