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Patient Referral Coordinator

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Position Description

Are you a skilled health insurance professional looking for meaning in your career?  Join DaVita and make a difference in the lives of our patients.
DaVita is looking for a career minded individual to take the lead as our next Patient Referral Coordinator.  As a professional in this role, you will be assisting in the insurance process for our patients.  Due to the high amount details and electronic tracking of information, this position requires advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and computer literacy.
If these details describe you, please read on!
As a Patient Referral Coordinator you will work in conjunction with Regional Reimbursement Specialists to ensure patients are being billed appropriately for their dialysis treatments.  Though you will be a part of a team of coordinators, you will work largely independently. Your organizational skills will be utilized daily, and your attention to detail and problem solving skills will be put to the test!  You will be called on to provide the highest level of customer service to all constituents involved in the insurance process.
This is a fast paced position that requires you to communicate clearly and concisely.   The ability to present yourself professionally over the phone and via email is essential to this role, as telecommunication will be your primary mode of interaction with constituents.
DaVita is the nation's largest independent provider of kidney care, and we seek every day to uphold our mission to be the Partner, Provider, and Employer of choice.
We offer career options to fit your lifestyle.
Here is what you can expect when you join our Village as a Patient Referral Coordinator:
  • A community first, company second culture based on Core Values that really matter.
  • Clinical outcomes consistently ranked above the national average.
  • Award-winning education and training across multiple career paths to help you reach your potential.
  • Performance-based rewards based on stellar individual and team contributions.
  • A comprehensive benefits package designed to enhance your health, your financial well-being and your future.
  • Dedication, above all, to caring for patients suffering from chronic kidney failure across the nation.    


Candidates with the following background/experiences will be highly preferred:
-Associates or bachelors degree
-Referral authorization background
-Insurance verification experience
-Experience in the healthcare industry
-Medical Billing Certificate
Join us as we pursue our vision "To Build the Greatest Healthcare Community the World has Ever Seen."
Why wait? Explore a career with DaVita today.
Go to http://careers.davita.com to learn more or apply. 
To learn more about our Village and the world of dialysis, click here.

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DaVita is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  As such, DaVita makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status. 

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

Position Summary

  • Job Title: Patient Referral Coordinator
  • Job Function: Billing / Collections / Insurance
  • Location: Tacoma, Washington