Job Description

Gunnison, CO


Work Hours: M-F 8 am to 5 pm


Provides secretarial and clerical support to the Behavioral Health Department. Responsible for coordination of patient information and billing information. Checks patients’ insurance eligibility and obtains insurance pre-authorizations for services.  Additionally, this position takes incoming insurance-related patient telephone calls and works with patients and insurance companies to resolve obstacles preventing account resolution and obtain payment.  Other duties include: tracking and accounting of authorizations of individual patients and prescriptions.  This position requires the use of multiple software applications, attention to detail, and exceptional interpersonal and organizational skills.  This position will work closely with the Director, therapists and other hospital staff, including Finance and Patient Financial Services staff.

EducationHigh School Diploma or Equivalent     

Experience:   Working knowledge of medical and behavioral health terminology preferred but not required. Knowledge of computers including Microsoft Word and Excel required. Demonstrate excellent customer service, organization, communication and prioritization skills. Must have the ability to work independently.

Benefits Eligibility

Medical, dental, vision, health care FSA, and dependent care FSA: All active employees working 40 or more hours per pay period are eligible for benefits on the first of the month following 30 days of active service.  PRN staff are not initially eligible for benefits, and GVH follows all Affordable Health Care Act Eligibility guidelines.

Compensation: $17.00 - $22.10/hour, depending on experience.

Application Instructions

Please click the link below to apply for this opportunity. You will be directed to our online application. We look forward to hearing from you!

Apply Online