Patient Access Spec -Admitting in Henderson, NC at Maria Parham Health

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

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Job Description

Maria Parham Health

The Patient Access Specialist isresponsible for interviewing and entering all required data, maintainingquality and quantity standards for each patient. This will include:

  • Conducting patient interviews
  • Completing appropriate forms
  • Giving explanations of payment information and any other related hospital policies or regulations
  • Working with patients to assure the hospital receives maximum payment for all services rendered
  • Competently complete government forms including but not limited to:
    • Medicare Secondary Payer
    • Advance Beneficiary Notice
    • Important Message from Medicare forms

The successful candidate will be ableto multitask and functions well in high stress environments. Meeting goals anddeadlines must be a priority, while never sacrificing quality and alwaysstaying organized. Our hospital operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365days a year and this position must be flexible to work nights, weekends andholidays based on the needs of the hospital.

Job Requirements

  • High School graduate or equivalent required
  • Associates degree in Medical Office, Business Administration or Accounting is strongly preferred
  • Must be proficient in MS Office
  • Must possess strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Must be a problem solver, be able to calculate and collect payments
  • Able to read, interpret and follow policy and procedures, payor rules and regulations and apply at patient encounter
  • Must be able to communicate professionally with patients and family members faced with a variety of medical situations, from emergent to non-emergent

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran