Ochsner Health System - Kenner, LA

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Description GENERAL SUMMARY: Greets patients and guests in a courteous manner while initiating the check-in process for patients who present for services. Obtains and verifies accurate identification and demographical data for the patient’s permanent medical record and to assist in accurate reimbursement. Appropriately recognizes and maintains the confidentiality of all patient information. Responsible for point-of-service, face-to-face patient interactions related to completing the patient registration and admission process. Responsible for improving patient satisfaction through consistently representing Ochsner Health System professionally and according to the job duties detailed below. Cross-training required to support multiple functions across all patient and payer types. Demonstrates actions consistent with Ochsner Health System’s “OchsnerExpectations” as duties are performed on a daily basis. -Registers patients on computer systems entering accurate demographic, financial class, insurance information; makes revisions to systems database immediately as errors are recognized to ensure database accuracy. -Informs patients of financial responsibility and estimated costs; obtains signature on promissory note; collects payments from patients; verifies patient identify with name on visit record upon discharge -Reads department documentation sheets to discharge patients on patient registration log or registration system entering accurate diagnosis, time in/out, provider code number, disposition, location seen, admitted to, etc.; makes revisions to registration system immediately as errors are recognized -Completes daily balance of cash drawer and accounts for shortages/overages/account posting errors; makes debit/credit adjustments as necessary; forwards necessary back-up documents to lead and/or general accounting for review; makes department copies and reports un-reconciled cash jackets to supervisor -Prepares cash log at the end of the shift, ensuring accuracy and completeness of cash register items; walks deposit to business office; ensures/obtains change for emergency department business services Demonstrates actions consistent with Ochsner’s “Expectations” as duties are performed on a daily basis. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Education, Experience & Training: High School diploma or equivalent required, and 1 year related hospital, clinic, medical office, business services/revenue cycle, front line registration, financial counseling, banking, hotel, retail and/or customer service related position

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Ochsner Health System is southeast Louisiana’s largest non-profit, academic, multi-specialty, healthcare delivery system with nine...