Category: Administrative/ Clerical Schedule: Per-Diem
Facility: Nashoba Valley Medical Center Shift: Split Shift Day/Evening
Department: NVS PHYSICAL THERAPY Hours: 11:00am-7:30pm
Req Number: 36853 Union: Yes
Job Details:

Job Summary:  Provides indirect patient care in the Physical Therapy Department by obtaining initial and ongoing authorization for PT, OT, and speech therapy. Works closely with Medical Records, Billing, and Financial Counselors to ensure therapy visits are covered. Meets the communication needs of the patient/family, departmental staff and medical staff.  Implements directions from the physicians and rehab staff. Cross-trained and assists with coverage of administrative staff. The referral coordinator participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. Provides input in formulating budget, assists in evaluating department performance versus budget controls and takes appropriate action to remain in budget guidelines. Ensures that patient changes are accurate and entered on a timely basis.


Job Requirements:  High School Graduate or equivalent; one year experience in office setting or hospital setting preferred.  Experience with billing and insurance preferred.

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