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AdventHealth Consumer Access Specialist FT Days in Hendersonville, North Carolina

Description

ED Registration FT Weekends - AdventHealth Hendersonville

Location Address: 100 Hospital Drive, Hendersonville, NC 28792

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Hendersonville

Medical and Dental benefits begin 1 st day

Community Involvement

Located in the beautiful mountains of Western North Carolina

Great Benefits

Co-workers that feel like family

Faith Based

Hours: Fri-Sun 9:30am- 10pm

What You Will Be Responsible For:

General Duties:

  • Proactively seeks assistance to improve any responsibilities assigned to their role

  • Accountable for maintaining a working relationship with clinical partners to ensure open communications between clinical, ancillary, and patient access departments, which enhances the patient experience

  • Provides timely and continual coverage of assigned work area in order to offer prompt patient service and availability for all clinical partner registration needs. Arranges relief coverage during extended time away from assigned registration area

  • Meets and exceeds productivity standards determined by department leadership

  • Meets attendance and punctuality requirements. Maintains schedule flexibility to meet department needs. Exhibits effective time management skills by monitoring time and attendance to limit use of unauthorized overtime

  • If applicable to facility, provides coverage for PBX (Switchboard) as needed, which includes: full shifts, breaks, and any scheduled/ unscheduled coverage requirements

  • If applicable to facility, maintains knowledge of PBX (Switchboard), which includes: answering phones, transferring calls or providing alternative direction to the caller, paging overhead codes, and communicating effectively with clinical areas to ensure code coverage. If applicable to facility, knowledge of alarm systems and protocols and expedites code phone response. Maintains knowledge of security protocol

  • Actively attends department meetings and promotes positive dialogue within the team

Insurance Verification/Authorization

Patient Data Collection

Payment Management

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Mature judgement in dealing with patients, physicians, and insurance representatives

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft programs and familiarity with database programs

  • Ability to operate general office machines such as computer, fax machine, printer, and scanner

  • Ability to effectively learn and perform multiple tasks, and organize work in a systematic and efficient fashion

  • Ability to communicate professionally and effectively, both verbally and written

  • Ability to adapt in ever changing healthcare environment

  • Ability to follow complex instructions and procedures, with a close attention to detail

  • Adheres to government guidelines such as CMS, EMTALA, and HIPPAA and AdventHealth corporate policies

Education and Experience Required:

  • One year of customer service experience

  • High School diploma or GED

Education and Experience Preferred:

  • One year of relevant healthcare experience

  • Prior collections experience

  • One year of customer service experience

  • One year of direct Patient Access experience

  • Associate‚Äôs degree

Job Summary:

  • Ensures patients are appropriately registered for all service lines. Performs eligibility verification, obtains pre-cert and/or authorizations, makes financial arrangements, requests and receives payments for services, performs cashiering functions, clears registration errors and edits pre-bill, and other duties as required. Maintains a close working relationship with clinical partners to ensure continual open communication between clinical, ancillary and patient access departments. Actively participates in extending exemplary service to both internal and external customers and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all. Provides PBX (switchboard) coverage and support as needed .

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Patient Financial Services

Organization: AdventHealth Hendersonville

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Hendersonville

Req ID: 21039465

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.