Opening: 1845 – Patient Access Representative
Reference #: 1845
Hours per two-week pay period: Per Diem
Overtime classification: 40
POSITION SUMMARY: Responsible for welcoming the patient into the care delivery setting and initiating the documentation required for that patient’s clinical care, as well as financial clearance. Ensures accurate patient admission/registration. Works closely with both the financial team and the clinical team to ensure the optimum patient experience, accurate rgistration adn maximum cash flow and reimbursements. Other duties include; reception, switchboard, cashiering, and outpatient scheduling
- EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS: Must have excellent customer service, communication, problem solving and critical thinking abilities. Must be able to work extremely well under pressure and handle multiple priorities at the same time. Must be knowledgeable and have experience with computers and general office duties. Must be flexible with regard to work schedule and able to work weekends, evenings, and holidays as needed. Minimum education required is a high school diploma or equivalent. Newport Hospital & Health Services (NHHS) is an equal opportunity employer.
This position closes when it is filled.