10 Best Patient Advocate Job Descriptions
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The purpose of the Patient Advocate position is to connect uninsured hospital patients to programs that will cover their medical expenses. Working as the liaison between the patient in need, the hospital facility and government agencies.
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We are looking a Patient Advocate. The Patient Advocate identifies and coordinates all aspects of financial obligations for private pay patients. Including, but not limited to, patient relations, physician liaison regarding financial liabilities, deposit estimates and collection. Assures that customer needs and/or complaints related to financial services are responded to and documented in a timely and professional manner and in a way that supports organizational goals, system improvements and recovery strategies throughout the organization.
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You will have the support and mentoring you need to become the best Patient Advocate you can be! We will help you grow your professional goals, and can offer you a rewarding career path. We work as a dynamic team to surpass our business goals by ensuring our patients receive the best care possible in a positive environment.
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The Patient Advocate works from the transitioning physician’s office based on the physician’s scheduled hours. In addition, the Patient Advocate is needed to attend certain work-related evening or weekend events as scheduled during the launch.
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In this role, the Patient Advocate will identify patients who lack a regular source of primary care and link them to a medical home in the community.
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Patient Advocate Job summary 6
Under the direction and supervision of the Director of Clinical Services, the Patient Advocate will support the organization’s aim to strive for service excellence. The Patient Advocate is the primary point of contact for filing complaints and grievances. Utilization of tools such as patient surveys, feedback, and trend analysis will be used to guide service improvement initiatives.
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The role of a Patient Advocate is to be a champion for our patients and work on their behalf to provide individualized support in the navigation of the order process and to overcome difficult insurance situations.
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The Patient Advocate assists patients with basic medical and non-medical questions or concerns regarding services performed by the enterprise. Provides multi-faceted support and serves as a resource person for information on community resources. Assists patients in accessing services for which they are eligible. Ensures that all critical tasks are performed on a timely basis.
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As a Patient Advocate, you will be responsible for matching the daily volume of incoming client claims to the correct provider using an in-house web based application.