Patient Access Associate IJob Ref: 17955
Category: Clerical & Administrative Support
Department: Patient Access
Schedule: Per Diem
Shift: Variable Shifts
Reporting to the Director of Patient Access, this position facilitates the patients' access into the hospital and clinical systems by providing registration, admission, and bed assignment services while protecting the fiscal interest of the hospital.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Minimum one to three years of Registration, Hospital Billing required.
Licensure and/or Certification
Certified Healthcare Access Associate, preferred
Knowledge of third party payors.
Knowledge of Medicare billing practices and regulations.
Insurance verifications experience.
Knowledge of Insurance billing practices.
Excellent interpersonal skills are required to interact effectively with all organizational levels, with demonstrated organizational skills and ability to work accurately with detailed confidential information. Must have the ability to read, write and communicate in English.
Ability to maintain confidential information.