Patient Access Associate I 8/12/2016

Emerson Hospital Concord, MA

Company
Emerson Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
10062094
AJE Ref #
575865677
Location
Concord, MA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

APPLY
PATIENT ACCESS ASSOCIATE I

Job Number: 10062094
Category: Clerical & Administrative Support
Location: Concord, MA

Department: Patient Access
Workshift: Evening shift
Job Type: Part Time
Hours: 3-11:30p

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Job Summary

Reporting to the Director of Patient Access, this position facilitates the patients' access into the hospital and clinical systems by providing registration, admission, and bed assignment services while protecting the fiscal interest of the hospital.

Minimum Qualifications

Education

High School Diploma or equivalent required.

Experience

Minimum one to three years of Registration, Hospital Billing required.

Licensure and/or Certification

Certified Healthcare Access Associate, preferred

Skills

Knowledge of third party payors.

Knowledge of Medicare billing practices and regulations.

Insurance verifications experience.

Knowledge of Insurance billing practices.

Computer proficiency.

Excellent interpersonal skills are required to interact effectively with all organizational levels, with demonstrated organizational skills and ability to work accurately with detailed confidential information. Must have the ability to read, write and communicate in English.

Ability to maintain confidential information.

Emerson Hospital is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.