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Patient Specialist - Cesar Chavez Outreach Program

Evans, Colorado
USD17.80 to USD23.08 Per Hour
Job Type
19 May 2023
Sunrise Community Health Summary

Founded in 1973, Sunrise Community Health is dedicated to delivering high quality, affordable healthcare to Weld, Larimer, and surrounding counties in northern Colorado. With exceptional providers and convenient locations, we support each patient's journey to wellness and are committed to our community's health and well-being.

Patient Specialist - Cesar Chavez Outreach Program:

The Patient Specialist greets and registers patients for treatment in the mobile unit by preparing forms, verifying insurance benefits, and explaining financial requirements to patients. The Patient Specialist will assist with driving the mobile unit visiting various locations in Northern Colorado and provides support with the daily activities of the medical office including filing, phone coverage, appointment scheduling, registration, and patient referrals.

$500.00 Sign-On Bonus Available

(Half immediately upon hire; half after 90 days of employment)

Salary Range:

$17.80 - $23.08 per hour

Salary Placements are based upon a variety of factors including experience, education, and licensure.

Position Summary

With a Quality, Customer First, and Compassionate approach, The Patient Specialist will:

Greet patients in various locations in Northern Colorado
Assist with driving the mobile unit.
Collect basic patient information, such as name and address or verify information is already in the computer for the patient.
Coordinate patient flow with enrollment, handing out documentation needed.
Collect or verify billing information for the patient. Review the patient's insurance card to ensure it is valid, make copies of the insurance card and the patient's identification card.
Enter and update billing information in the computer.
Collect patient co-pay, amount due and provide patient with a receipt. Reconcile daily cash reports and counsel patient on account balances.
Print admissions form, release form and insurance form. Instruct patient to read and sign each form and answer patient questions. Inspect forms to ensure each has a signature and make copies of each form for the patient.
Electronically scan the signed forms and attach them to the patient's record in the computer and file original, signed forms.
Answer, screen phone calls, provide information, and direct calls to appropriate parties or take messages.
Schedule appointments and enter appointment date and time into computer.
Conduct reminder calls to patients.
Distribute patient surveys according to guidelines.
Support team to meet patient needs.
Monitor patient wait time.

Minimum Qualifications:

High School Diploma or general education degree (GED),
Associate (AA) degree in medical Staff Services Management
1-3 years related on the job experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Bilingual English/Spanish Required
Must have a valid Colorado's Driver License

Perks and Benefits:

At Sunrise, we pride ourselves in over 50 years of exceptional support to our community and employees. Sunrise is dedicated to guiding every employee towards professional growth and development by supporting them through training and tuition reimbursement. We value a healthy work life balance by providing generous paid time off. Employee opinions are valued, and we listen to employees through employee engagement surveys and the sharing of diverse ideas!

Sunrise Community Health offers a generous range of benefits based on working 30/hrs. or more per week.

Generous PTO and Leave Times:

Paid Time Off (Vacation, Personal, and Sick Leave)
Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
Election Day Day
6 Observed Holidays

Health, Medical, and Wellness Benefits:

Medical Insurance
Dental & Vision Insurance
Basic Life & AD&D Insurance
Voluntary Life Insurance
Long-Term Disability (LTD)
FSA Medical Flexible Spending Account
FSA Dependent Care Spending Account
Employee Assistance Program

Financial Benefits:

Competitive 401K Plan
Loan Forgiveness Programs
Employee Referral Bonus Program

Professional Development:

Tuition and Training Reimbursement
Agency Wide Training
Master Class Educational Tool

Get Involved:

Employee Recognition Programs

Current immunizations are required to work at Sunrise Community Health and may vary dependent upon the position. Influenza (Flu), COVID and Tdap Vaccines are required for ALL staff.

Sunrise Community Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We value a diverse, inclusive workforce that enriches our culture and our mission to provide affordable access to quality healthcare for all. Qualified applicants for employment will be considered without regard to an individual's race, color, sex, gender identity, gender expression, religion, age, national origin or ancestry, citizenship, physical or mental disability, medical condition, family care status, marital status, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local laws. Accommodations are available for applicants with disabilities.
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  • Job Reference: 1010174994-2
  • Date Posted: 19 May 2023
  • Recruiter: Sunrise Community Health
  • Location: Evans, Colorado
  • Salary: USD17.80 to USD23.08 Per Hour
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent