Ascension Health Referral Specialist BAC / Borgess at Woodbridge South / FT Days in Portage, Michigan

Job ID: 222435

Referral Specialist BAC / Borgess at Woodbridge South / FT Days

Portage, Michigan

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Referral Specialist BAC

City, State: Portage,MI

Location: Borgess at Woodbridge South

Department: MgmtSuprtSvcsPP 002

Additional Job Details: FT Days

Work Schedule: 8AM-4:30PM, Monday - Friday

Marketing Statement

Based in Kalamazoo, Borgess provides care for nearly 1 million people annually in cardiac, neurologic, orthopedic, vascular and bariatric services, among others. We are one of the region’s largest health systems and employers and have been serving as part of Ascension since 1999.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Referral Specialist develops and coordinates a referring presence across facilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitates relationships with referring physicians. Identifies any issues regarding referring physicians' access to the organization's facilities and works to promote resolution.

  • Promotes the organization's medical specialists and/or services to referring physicians within the applicable service area for enhanced relationship development.

  • Educates referring physicians regarding new and existing organizational initiatives.

  • Facilitates continuing medical education opportunities for referring physicians.

  • The above is intended to describe the general content of and requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or requirements.

Qualifications

Education:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED) required

  • Courses related to Medical Records, Medical Assisting, and/or Medical Terminology preferred.

  • Two (2) years of health care experience in an outpatient clinic setting preferred.

Work Experience:

Preferred outgoing referral experience

Preferred prior-authorization experience

How To Apply

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Borgess Health is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to the nondiscrimination in employment on the basis of race, color, age, religion, sex, national origin, handicap, disability, veteran or marital status.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.