Principal Admitting Worker - GHEI Orange Ophth Clinic - FT Days at Careers
Job Description & Salary Range
UC Title: Principal Admitting WorkerPosition Number: 10005831Reports to: Ambulatory Practice ManagerWorking Title: Principal Admitting WorkerCost Center: GHEI Orange - Ophth Clinic (7264)Bargaining Unit: EXFLSA: NonexemptJob Code: 9031Date Created: 11/14/2016Shift: Day ShiftHours: 40.00
Position Summary: Incumbent performs all tasks necessary to obtain necessary authorizations, verify the patient has a source of funding to cover services, and schedule patients for surgery. Responds to patient inquiries and resolves any identified issues.
Rate Minimum $21.28 Midpoint $23.87 Maximum $26.46
Required Qualifications: Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystemAbility to interpret and understand various medical insurance plans and make accurate determinations regarding coverageAbility to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workloadAbility to work weekends, holidays, and eveningsDemonstrated experience using MS OfficeExcellent written and verbal communication skills in EnglishGeneral knowledge of ICD9 and CPT codesMinimum one (1) year recent experience (within past two (2) years) registering patients in a hospital or clinic, working as a Medical Assistant, or working in medical billingMust be able to travel to off site physician practicesMust demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the jobMust demonstrate general understanding of medical terminologyMust possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned dutiesPrevious experience with computer registration and registration scheduling system
Preferred Qualifications: Bilingual in English and SpanishDemonstrated experience with authorization process and surgical schedulingExperience with EpicFamiliarity of Joint Commission standardsKnowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and forms
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