Patient Access Representative - Patient Access - Part Time - Days at Mercy Medical in Dubuque, Iowa

Posted in Other 5 days ago.





Job Description:


Employment Type:


Part time
Shift:


Day Shift




Description:




Position Hours: Monday-Friday; 8 hours shifts 4:45am-1:15 or8:30am-5pm, or 10 hour shifts 5am-4:30pm or 5:30am-5pm; weekend/holiday rotation and as needed


The Patient Access Representative greets patients/family members and obtains and/or verifies demographic, clinical, financial and insurance information in the process of registering patients for service delivery, including the entry of patient/guarantor information in the patient accounting system, collection of patient signatures on all appropriate forms and the imaging/copying of registration documents. Obtains and processes signed physician orders, conducts online insurance eligibility/benefit verification on designated cases, notifies patient/guarantor and collects patient liabilities, and refers appropriate cases to financial counseling for follow-up and consultation. May provide escort and directional support to patients, family members and visitors.


High school diploma or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Associate degree preferred. Data entry skills (50-60 keystrokes per minutes). Past work experience of at least (6) six months within a physician office, hospital or clinic environment, performing registration activities or an insurance company, performing payer activities are highly desired but not required Working required Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) credentials by the National Association of Healthcare Access Management (NAHAM) is also preferred.



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