Minutes away from Orlando, La Amistad Behavioral Health Services is set in quiet, residential areas in Maitland and Winter Park, Florida.Â We treat individuals ranging from children and adolescents to adults. We have treatment programs for psychiatric issues, chemical dependency issues, and dual diagnosis for those suffering from both. The therapeutic environment at La Amistad is serene and homelike, and the semitropical climate of Central Florida allows for year-round activities.Â The greatest asset at our mental health facilityÂ is our staff, comprising highly-qualified psychiatrists, psychologists, professional nurses, social workers, therapists and psychiatric attendants who work as a team to uphold La Amistadâ€™s reputation for excellence in helping patients resolve behavioral health problems.
La Amistad Behavioral Health Services is a leader in the field of behavioral health care, and our experts are committed to providing the highest quality of care in an atmosphere that nurtures healing and growth. La Amistad enjoys full accreditation by The Joint Commission. La Amistad believes in building healthy communities, which start with healthy individuals, linked through sound relationships to their families, friends, neighbors and peers.
Patient Accounts Representative
This position is responsible for performing insurance verifications, follow-up and collection efforts. The position takes an active role in attaining and maintaining accounts receivable and assists in reviewing/selecting accounts to be placed with outside collection agencies. Assists in the admission process of patients, maintains census and appeals. Â This position also assists families/guardians with financial arrangements. Â
Essential Job Duties:
Arrange for debt repayment or establish repayment schedules, based on customers financial situations
Advise customers of necessary actions and strategies for debt repayment
Persuade customers to pay amounts due on credit accounts or non-payable checks
Confers with customers by telephone to determine reasons for overdue payments and reviews terms of agreement for repayment
Verifies insurance coverage for potential patients in a timely manner
Assists with patient/family financial counseling as needed