The Organization : Our client is a large private hospital in Kuwait. The hospital is one of the oldest in Kuwait, yet always been up to date with the newest technologies and healthcare professionals from all over the world.
They are committed to quality and patience safety, also accredited by Accreditation Canada. They are hiring an Insurance Lead to further develop and improve their Insurance Department.
Duties & Responsibilities : The aim of this role is to lower the overall rejection rate of claims and reduce the waiting time for approval;
by reviewing the current process, improve and innovate the department and its processes. It also includes training and introducing hospital employees to new and improved processes to reach the set goals.
The ideal candidate is a seasoned healthcare professional, a people person, who is outgoing, energetic and positive with a willingness to learn.
Develop / implement strategy, policies and procedures in line with hospital vision and mission; · Setting goals and objectives for different teams and ensuring their implementation as well as providing necessary training to team members;
Ensures staff communicates courteously with customers by telephone, email, letter and face to face; · Develops and maintains good knowledge of services provided by medical insurance companies including medical insurance policies, its terms and conditions;
Assists the Finance Manager in finalizing agreements with Insurance Companies, TPAs and other parties; · Ensures that the rules of Insurance companies / TPAs and other parties are defined, tested and updated from time to time in the system;
Ensures that all assets are adequately covered by insurance; · Ensures that all the insurance policies are in force and valid;
Ensures that premiums are paid in time, refund of premiums are claimed due to change in terms, and claims are settled in time;
Executes appropriate collection activities in accordance with practice / standard operating guidelines; · Receive various forms, reports, correspondence, budget documents, audit reports, policies, procedures, manuals, reference materials, or other documentation and reviews, completes, processes, forwards or retains as appropriate.
Ensures that agreements and other records are accurately maintained, updated and kept under safe custody; · Coordinates audits of external auditors and assists auditors in conducting;
Reviews insurance records for deficiencies and reports the deficiencies using appropriate mechanics; · Communicates with insurance companies regarding changes in policies, new laws, coding changes or other requirements that take place periodically.
Job Details Posted Date : 2020-05-21Job Location : Al Kuwait, KuwaitJob Role : Accounting and AuditingCompany Industry : Employment Placement Agencies / Recruiting Preferred Candidate Career Level : Mid CareerDegree : Bachelor's degree