Patient Advocate


Avera Health, Sioux Falls, SD

Pt Financial Svc

Full Time

Day Shift

Monday - Friday 8am-5pm; occasional weekend

This position is located in Mitchell. 

The Patient Advocate is responsible to plan, organize, and implement financial counseling services to patients and families.  Responsible to screen patients to determine potential for program assistance, complete application with patient and families, and follow up after discharge regarding application.  Maintain knowledge base of community agencies and resource to facilitate appropriate referrals.


·         Bachelor's Degree in finance, healthcare business, or social work preferred.

·         Two years experience in healthcare and insurance verification preferred.