Title : PATIENT ACCESS REPRESENTATIVE
Reports to: PATIENT ACCESS SUPERVISOR
Job Code : 672
Patient-Age Populations Served: ALL
Education : High School Diploma
-Previous experience in a Healthcare related setting preferred
-Previous experience with Insurance Payer regulations preferred
-Must possess excellent communication skills
Special Skills: - Medical Terminology preferred
- Knowledge of Windows applications preferred
- Transporting patients via wheelchair to designated areas
- Entering patient rooms and nursing units for registration follow up issues; subject to varying environmental and temperature changes.
Interviews patient and/or designee to collect and enter demographic, financial and personal data into hospital mainframe computer system.
Physical Requirements: Light-Medium While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently (activity or condition exists from 1/3 to 2/3 of the time) required to stand, sit, and walk; frequently to use hands, fingers; and frequently to talk or hear. The employee must exert 15 to 20 pounds of force occasionally (activity or condition exists up to 1/3 of the time), and/or 5 to 10 pounds of force frequently , and/or greater than negligible up to 5 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential
functions of this job
Georgetown Hospital System - 20 months ago