• Patient Access Representative

    Business Office


    Details

    • Department: Patient Access- Admitting
    • Status: Per-Diem
    • Weekly Hours: Per Diem
    • Shift: Varied
    • ID: 2019-7484
    • Date Posted: 2019-10-14

    Job Description

    POSITION SUMMARY

    The Patient Access Representative performs all tasks related to pre-registration and registration of inpatients and outpatients in an efficient, accurate and professional manner to ensure that the patient, physician and hospital needs are met.

     

    MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

     

    Education: High school diploma or GED preferred.

     

    Experience: Two years previous work-related experience preferred. Knowledge of medical terminology and previous medical billing, registration and collection experience preferred.  

     

    Knowledge and Skills: Attention to detail, excellent verbal and written communication skills with an ability to communicate effectively and tactfully with staff, patients/guarantors, insurance companies, physicians and all others. Ability to follow directions as outlined and comprehends complex issues. Strong computer skills to include typing a minimum of 40 wpm. Ability to work independently and exercise independent judgment at times of need. Bilingual preferred.

     

    Equipment: Use of computers, with the ability to utlize a variety of software programs as needed. Also ten key, copy machine, fax machine and credit card device.

     

    Physical Requirements: Must be able to perform the essential physical requirements of the job.