Performs receptionist, registration, and clerical duties associated with direct and scheduled patient admissions.
Reports to: Patient Access SupervisorMinimum Education
High school diploma or equivalent - Required
Two years college or medical office specialist education - Preferred
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Must be able to function appropriately in a multi-task setting. General understanding of medical terminology and medical insurance.
Basic Life Support (BLS) from American Heart Association training center - Required within 90 days of employment, if not current upon hire
Minimum Work Experience
2 years experience in hospital patient access/registration or medical office with emphasis on medical insurance and collections/accounts receivable - Required
Other hospital clerical experience given consideration