Insurance Coordinator

Job Category: Healthcare
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Lagos
Salary: 151000-200000

Company Overview:
Sigma Consulting Group, based in Lagos, is a distinguished recruitment firm providing end-to-end recruitment solutions and strategic business consulting services across Africa. With over a decade of expertise, we specialize in specialist executive search, volume recruitment, and RPO, catering to high-demand sectors such as healthcare, technology, oil and gas, and e-commerce.

About Our Client:
Our client is a reputable healthcare facility in Lagos State, Nigeria, dedicated to providing high-quality medical services and ensuring seamless financial transactions for patients and insurance providers. With a focus on efficiency and accuracy, our client seeks to optimize insurance processes and maximize reimbursement for healthcare services.

Role Summary:
As an Insurance Coordinator at our client’s healthcare facility, you will be responsible for coordinating insurance-related activities, including verifying patient insurance coverage, processing insurance claims, and communicating with insurance providers to facilitate reimbursement for medical services rendered.


  • Verify patient insurance coverage and eligibility prior to scheduling appointments or services.
  • Obtain and record insurance authorization for medical procedures, tests, and treatments as required by insurance policies.
  • Submit accurate and timely insurance claims for reimbursement of medical services provided to patients.
  • Monitor the status of insurance claims and follow up with insurance providers to resolve any issues or discrepancies.
  • Communicate with patients regarding their insurance coverage, benefits, and financial responsibilities, including copayments, deductibles, and out-of-pocket expenses.
  • Collaborate with billing and coding staff to ensure accurate coding and documentation for insurance claims submission.
  • Maintain detailed records of insurance transactions, including patient insurance information, claim submissions, and reimbursement payments.
  • Stay updated on changes in insurance regulations, coding guidelines, and reimbursement policies to ensure compliance and maximize reimbursement.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration, Business Administration, or related field.
  • Proven experience working in insurance coordination or medical billing role, preferably in a healthcare setting.
  • Knowledge of insurance verification, authorization, and claims processing procedures.
  • Familiarity with medical billing software and electronic health records (EHR) systems.
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in data entry and documentation.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work independently and collaborate effectively with multidisciplinary teams.


  • Competitive salary package.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Supportive work environment fostering collaboration and innovation.
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health insurance and retirement benefits.

How to Apply:
Send your CV and cover letter to with the subject line “Insurance Coordinator Application”.

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