Department: Patient Access
Schedule: Varied Shifts
Accurately identifies and registers Emergency Department patients, adhering to EMTALA regulations. Captures complete and accurate patient information, correctly filing insurance and assigning guarantors to accounts. Utilizes the bedside registration process to facilitate a patient’s timely access to care. Performs the functions of the Admitting Department after hours by converting Emergency Department registrations to bedded patient types and registering maternity patients. Processes paperwork, enters charges in the computer system, dispositions patients, and collects patient payments.
High School Diploma or GED General Studies Required
Prior Medical terminology and health insurance experience Preferred
Additional Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
- Cash handling skills.
- Keyboard skills and computer experience.
- Ability to handle multiple priorities.
- Must perform good communication skills.
- Attention to detail.
- Enjoy working with the public.
- Ability to work independently and self motivated.
High Point Regional Health System - 24 months ago