Patient Access Specialist - Part Time – Saturday 7:00AM - 3:30PM - Admitting Job

Children's Health - Patient Registration Careers

Job Number: 51481

Location: Dallas, TX

Date Posted: 2-21-2017

Description:

POSITION SUMMARY:

Part Time – Saturday 7:00AM - 3:30PM - Admitting

Responsible for the provision of routine patient access activity for ancillary, diagnostic, surgical and emergency services as assigned to facilitate efficient operations, expeditious reimbursement and optimal customer satisfaction and employee satisfaction.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND JOB SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

Performs routine registration activity including verifying patient demographic information, processing point of service payments, obtaining signatures for required consent paperwork, document imaging and following documentation standards to facilitate efficient patient access according to assigned protocol

Performs routine patient access transactions including coverage eligibility, insurance verification, patient portion calculation and authorization requirement activity utilizing available systems and resources according to assigned protocol

Resolves routine patient issues and assists with questions on reimbursement

Demonstrates the components of the Children's Health System Vision, Mission and The Children's Way Values

Demonstrates compliance with performance standards, guidelines, regulations, policies and procedures and third party contracts

Participates in team-oriented process improvement initiatives for the department and organization

Follows all safety rules while on the job, reports accidents promptly and corrects minor safety hazards

Performs other duties as assigned

EXPERIENCE:

One year of healthcare, Patient Access operations activities or related experience, required

EDUCATION:

High school diploma or equivalent, required

Two-year Associate's degree or equivalent experience, preferred

LICENSES and CERTIFICATIONS:

National Association of Healthcare Access Management CHAA Certification, preferred

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

Light - Exerting up to 20 lbs. occasionally, 10 lbs. frequently, or negligible amounts constantly and may require walking or standing to a significant degree.


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