Financial Counselor

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Location: Beverly, MA
Job ID: 176562-1A
Date Posted: Jul 12, 2022
Category: Specialist

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Job Description

Welcome To

Welcome to Beverly Hospital, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Beverly Hospital is a full service, community hospital providing leading-edge, patient-centered care to North Shore and Cape Ann residents. The hospital provides a full-range of state-of-the-art care and services including primary care, cardiovascular care, surgery, orthopedics, emergency care, maternity, pediatrics, as well as many other specialties. Beverly Hospital is nationally recognized for patient safety as it is one of only 42 hospitals in the United States to be awarded an “A” grade from The Leapfrog Group – the nation’s leading nonprofit watchdog on hospital quality and safety.


Beverly Hospital promotes the culture and philosophy which enables employees to give and receive the best of care. You can become a part of the team that achieves this success through our CREATE values of Community, Respect, Excellence, Accountability, Teamwork and Empathy.


About the Job

Position Summary:

Responsible for ensuring that all outpatients at all facilities are accurately registered, insurance is verified, appropriate referrals have been obtained and out of pocket expenses calculated.   Identifies all scheduled patients without insurance and contacts them to discuss payment or coverage options.  Reviews all scheduled patients to verify insurance, secure referrals, assesses out of pocket, alerts patient to needs prior to visit and determines financial clearance.  Interviews all self-pay patients, screening for Medicaid, Free Care and other services per the Uncompensated Care Guidelines.  Meets monthly cash collection goals which serves to reduce Bad Debt.

Scheduled Hours

40 hours per week, days

About Us

Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve.  Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health.  Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.


Three years billing and or financial counseling experience in a hospital setting.  Knowledge of Medicaid and free care procedures a must.