Performs access functions for all patients presenting for services.
1. Ensures that all necessary demographic, billing, and clinical information is obtained and entered with timeliness and accuracy.
2. Communicates with physician’s and their staff, nursing unit staff, and/or other appropriate personnel to exchange necessary information.
3. Verifies insurance benefits and obtains pre-certification/authorization as necessary.
4. Determines and accepts required payments, including but not limited to co-pays and deductibles.
Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Ability to work and build relationships collaboratively.
Personal Protective Equipment: Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Disclaimer: This job description is not intended, nor should it be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts or working conditions associated with the job. It is intended to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification.
Experience Education: High School diploma or equivalent. Must be able to type 35 words per minute.
Required Work Experience: 1 year related experience.
Type of CompensationPart Time - Hourly
ExperienceAt Least 1 Year
Education RequirementsHigh School Diploma