Bachelor's degree required or at least 10 years of equivalent experience required.
Ability to read, write and speak in English is required.
Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Office and data entry functions required.
The oncology analyst is responsible for the patient registration process, oncology admissions, co-pay cash collection and financial arrangement issues at both the Cancer Care Institute in Egg Harbor Township and the satellite office in Cape May County. This position verifies third-party payer accounts and pre-authorization and/or pre-certification requirements. In addition, this position will be responsible for interfacing with all private payers or their designees (such as CareCore) to obtain authorization for treatments and or imaging/lab studies and will facilitate physician-to-physician peer reviews of questionable cases. This position ensures assignment of appropriate codes and DRG codes, collects quality statistical information and ensures timely follow-up and processing of all accounts. Performs charge data reconciliation of all oncology accounts. This position also collects data for statistical and/or financial analysis.
The oncology analyst communicates and collaborates with the Oncology team members and provides quality customer service. This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to teamwork and cooperation. This position communicates and coordinates with nursing staff and financial counselor/s to ensure timeliness of treatment.
EDUCATION: Bachelor's degree required or at least 10 years of equivalent experience required. Ability to read, write and speak in English is required. Bilingual preferred.
EXPERIENCE: Knowledge of Microsoft Windows Office and data entry functions required.
Demonstrates the competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool for this position.
Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to infectious disease, hazardous substances and potential injury.
This position requires reaching, stooping, kneeling and crouching approximately 25% of the workday. This position also requires frequently lifting, approximately 25-30 pounds, and occasional lifting of 50-100 pounds with assistance.
The essential functions for this position are listed on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool.
This position reports to the Director of Operations for Oncology.
The above statement reflects the general details considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.
AtlantiCare is an equal opportunity employer that takes affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.