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Admissions Representative/Financial Counselor - Per Diem

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Admissions Representative/Financial Counselor - Per Diem

Job Code:  175502
Facility: Peachford Behavioral Health System of Atlanta
Location: ATLANTA, GA US Southeast
Region: Southeast
Travel Involved: None
Job Type: Per Diem
Job Level: 
Minimum Education Required: High School or equivalent 
Category: Accounting/Finance
FTE: .01
Position Summary:

To facilitate the orderly admission of patients to Peachford, balancing the patient’s comfort and ease with the organizations operating needs and financial goals.

1. Insurance Verification:  Initiate phone calls to insurance companies to determine extent of coverage (if any), certification requirements and other policy limitations, and deductible and co-pay provisions.

2. Quality Audits: QA all admission information to ensure accuracy.

3. Admission process: Obtain patient and other required signatures on voluntary admission or commitment papers.

4. Financial Counseling: Meet with families and patients to obtain necessary payments needed for hospital programs (IP, PHP, IOP and ECT).  Make financial arrangements for self-pay obligations as approved and procure any required deposits.

5. Accounting: Batch Credit card machines every morning and reconcile payment receipts to ledger.

6. Discharge: Perform all discharge functions accurately and timely. This includes the distribution of patient valuables from the safe, program discharges, financial counseling, admitting patients to the next level of care, and obtaining payments.

7. Maintain supplies required for admitting purposes and ensure that there is an on-hand supply of all forms, blue cards, camera batteries and wristbands.



High school diploma or GED. Proficiency in operation of computer terminal and computer equipment.

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