RWJBarnabas Health is New Jersey' second largest private employer, with more than 32,000 employees, 9,000 physicians and 1,000 residents and interns. Total revenues for the system are approximately $5 billion. RWJBarnabas Health was formed in March 2016 through the merger of Barnabas Health and Robert Wood Johnson Health System. This partnership has created the most comprehensive health system in the state of New Jersey, treating over 3 million patients a year.
The Financial Clearance Representative position plays a key role in the health care system. His/Her interaction with patients, providers, and other healthcare facilities is very often the first point of contact and impacts repeat visits, patient satisfaction and revenue. Therefore, the efficiency of getting it right the first time, while giving great customer service is an essential function of this job.
Collects, validates and accurately documents patient demographic, financial and other relevant personal information.
Ensures proper forms are signed and all financial clearance activity has been completed.
Contributes to the financial vitality of the organization by thoroughly understanding key operational dependencies (insurance eligibility, referrals, authorizations, etc.).
Navigates multiple systems simultaneously while maintaining detailed, thorough and error-free entries.
Identifies, researches, and resolves any issues that may cause delays in service.
Identify and recommend opportunities to improve Patient Access or Financial Clearance activities.
Works collaboratively across teams with peers and revenue cycle departments. May perform other duties as assigned to support revenue cycle operations
High school education or equivalent with emphasis on computer literacy and communication skills. Associates or Bachelors degree preferred.
Welcome to Barnabas Health, New Jersey’s largest integrated health care delivery system. It includes Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville; Community Medi...cal Center in Toms River; Kimball Medical Center in Lakewood; Monmouth Medical Center in Long Branch; Newark Beth Israel Medical Center in Newark; Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center in Toms River; and Saint Barnabas Medical Center in Livingston. The System also includes the Barnabas Health Outpatient Centers with the Barnabas Health Ambulatory Care Center in Livingston and the Saint Barnabas Family Imaging and Breast Center in Bedminster; ambulatory care facilities, geriatric centers, a state-wide behavioral health network and comprehensive home care and hospice programs.Barnabas Health's 19,600 employees (second largest private employer in the state) and 4,750 physicians (one-fourth of N.J. practicing physicians), and 450 residents provide treatment and services for more than 225,000 inpatients and same day surgery patients, 451,000 Emergency Department patients and over 1.5 million outpatients each year, and deliver more than 17,500 babies annually.Among our nationally recognized services and facilities are New Jersey’s only certified burn treatment facility; world-class cardiac surgery services for adults and pediatrics; the state’s oldest, most experienced center for heart transplants, ranked in top 10 by volume in the nation; New Jersey’s only lung transplant program; two kidney transplant centers which are among the largest in the nation with 35 years of experience; six certified chest pain centers by the American Society of Chest Pain Centers; three Joint Commission-accredited Primary Stroke Centers, one Comprehensive state-accredited Stroke Center, and three state-accredited Primary Stroke Centers.Our renowned services also include the most comprehensive robotic surgery service in the region with cardiothoracic surgery, general surgery, adult and pediatric urology, gynecology, and gynecologic oncology; a highly respected neurology and neurosurgery program; a widely recognized reproductive medicine and science program; nationally recognized geriatric services; comprehensive cancer services, providing patients with state-of-the-art technology and cutting-edge treatment options through participation in clinical research trials; three Valerie Fund Children’s Centers for Cancer and Blood Disorders; renowned women’s and children’s services, including Children's Hospital of New Jersey at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center and The Children’s Hospital at Monmouth Medical Center; and New Jersey’s only neonatal ECMO program for life-support.Throughout Barnabas Health, our dedicated physicians, nurses and health professionals are committed to providing the highest quality of patient care and health education to the community and the region.