What makes Kindred Healthcare a great place to work? Our people, of course! Our clinicians answer this special calling because they have a fundamental, internal drive to directly help people. In return, we serve, develop and respect our employees in environments created to optimize their job effectiveness, experience, and satisfaction. This is who we are.
Who are you? To succeed in our high-energy, high-reward environment, our clinicians provide compassionate critical care and deliver exceptional patient experiences , meaningful outcomes, and bonds for life.
As our most acute level of care, Kindred's transitional care hospitals offer the same critical care patients receive in a traditional hospital or intensive care unit , but for an extended recovery period. Our clinicians play a vital role in the recovery process for chronic, critically ill and medically complex patients .
As an Intake Coordinator you will:
Be responsible for conversion of referrals into actual admissions.
Manages all referrals from the time of referral to the time of actual admission.
Monitors turn around times for completing initial screenings verification of insurance benefits, and secures all necessary approvals prior to admission.
Must document thoroughly all conversations, authorizations and information related to each referral.
Documents all referrals, outcomes and timeframes.
Establishes and maintains relationships with referral sources to facilitate referrals and smooth patient transfers.
As an Intake Coordinator you will have:
High School Diploma or equivalent is required.
Previous experience in healthcare as HMP/PPO Member Service, Provider Services representative or hospital business office is required.
Medical terminology and demonstrated organizational skills necessary.
Job : Nursing Primary Location : IL-Chicago-Kindred Hosp - Chicago North Campus Organization : 4637 - Kindred Hosp - Chicago North Campus Shift : Day