Department: Patient Access
Schedule: Monday - Friday
Shift: Full Time
Obtains and enters demographic information for all scheduled and unscheduled admissions, assigning appropriate patient type, guarantor, and insurance plan(s). Verifies insurance and uses benefit information to secure payment from patients according to the Hospital’s Credit and Collections Policy. Identifies admissions requiring a pre-certification or a referral and initiates the procedure to ensure maximum reimbursement. Communicates well with patients, physician office staff, and other Hospital departments to ensure a smooth and timely patient throughput.
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 - 17 months ago