ER Registration - Registering patients in a timely and profressional manner.
Duties include accurately registering all patients needing medical services. The initial contact with the patient and responsible for completing and verifying all registration information, obtaining proper signatures and making financial arrangements with the patient and/or responsible party. Process patient changes, including discharges, transfers, accommodation changes, ensuring all signatures, billing forms, advance directives are on file prior to patient's release. Prepare patient receipts and balance journal prior to end of day. Perform insurance verification and initiate authorizations as needed. Responsible for pre-registration of all scheduled patients. Responsible to assist family and patients with amenity needs like directions, hotel locations, taxi services, etc. Greet patients/visitors entering the lobby area of the Hospital and portray a positive image of the hospital.