|Location||Johannesburg, South Africa|
|Date Posted||May 5, 2022|
A vacancy exists for a General Case Manager based at Life Flora Hospital reporting to the Patient Services Manager, Esvory De Jager. The successful candidate will be responsible for the financial and clinical administrative risks pertaining to patients and units. This person will be responsible to effectively communicate and deliver an uncompromising quality of service to all internal and external customers by ensuring that all clinical updates and coding are of the highest standard.
Life Healthcare has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy in place which requires all employees to be COVID-19 vaccinated.
Carrying out Clinical coding in accordance with CPT and ICD requirements and as per LHC standards.
Maintaining patients’ clinical status in accordance with funder approval requirements for the duration of hospitilisation; keeping patients informed and managing the entire hospital stay’s financial risk
Provide complete and accurate updates and discharge information
Maintaining accurate accounts of all admissions
Improving on short payments and losses
Timeous electronic submission of accounts
Handling patient files in accordance with hospital procedures
Ensuring the adherence of hospital staff to funder rules and coding procedures
Must be willing to work flexi hours including weekends and public holidays as required operationally by the business
Keep well informed on legislation pertaining to funders and related Health Care matters
Qualified Registered Nurse with SANC registration
Matric and 3 – 5 years’ experience in basic finance and Medical Aid administration procedures
Have sound computer literacy skills and working knowledge of MS office, word and excel.
Case Managers with Life Healthcare experience will be advantageous
Excellent and strong people skills & negotiation skills
Understanding of business principles
Excellent Communication skills (verbal and written)
Problem solving including analysis & judgments
Influencing (including negotiation skills)
Interpersonal skills (ability to build and maintain relationships)
Change management skills
Planning & organising (time management)
Interested candidates can send their CVs