Patient Access Representative I at Careerbuilder in St. Louis, Missouri

Posted in Other 8 days ago.





Job Description:

It's more than a career, it's a calling.

MO-SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital - St. Louis



Worker Type:

Regular



Job Highlights:



Registration Representative position where you will be working full time days in Out Patient. setting. Candidates will be a "float" in different departments. Start time would be anywhere between 4:30a and 8:30a and closing could be between 1:30pm to 5pm depending on start time.



Job Summary:

Reponsible for communicating with patients, participants and staff to accurately schedule patients for prescribed procedures and gather the necessary demographic, insurance and clinical information for the procedure.



Job Responsibilities and Requirements:



PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES


  • Gathers information from patient and enters into appropriate database. Seeks appropriate resources to resolve issues about the type, date or location of prescribed procedures.

  • Schedules patient procedures in a manner that most efficiently utilizes the patient's time and clinical resources. Coordinates and communicates schedules.

  • Assists with coordination of activities related to insurance pre-certification/authorization.

  • Provides counseling to patient, participant or their representative regarding pre-service requirements and instructions.

  • Performs clerical and reception duties associated with patient registration.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



EDUCATION


  • High school diploma or equivalent



EXPERIENCE


  • No experience required



PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS


  • Frequent lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 0-25 lbs.

  • Frequent sitting, standing, walking, reaching and repetitive foot/leg and hand/arm movements.

  • Frequent use of vision and depth perception for distances near (20 inches or less) and far (20 feet or more) and to identify and distinguish colors.

  • Frequent use of hearing and speech to share information through oral communication. Ability to hear alarms, malfunctioning machinery, etc.

  • Frequent keyboard use/data entry.

  • Occasional bending, stooping, kneeling, squatting, twisting and gripping.

  • Occasional lifting/carrying and pushing/pulling objects weighing 25-50 lbs.

  • Rare climbing.




Department:

80980033 PAS - St. Mary's Health Center



Work Shift:

Day Shift (United States of America)



Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40


SSM Health complies with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability or sex.


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