Boulder Community Health was recently honored as Best Local Employer by the Daily Camera in the 2018 Boulder County Gold, their People#s Choice Awards for businesses in Boulder County.# Come join us and be a part of an independent, community-focused health system and feel good knowing that your work will make a difference in people#s lives and be a positive contribution to the community. POSITION SUMMARY The Patient Access Scheduler is responsible for the smooth operation and flow of calls handled within the scheduling area.# This includes, but is not limited to:# pre-registration, scheduling, obtaining accurate demographics, providing exam preparations, and collection of appropriate authorizations/ICD codes in a courteous and efficient manner.# Other duties pertinent to optimal customer service, patient flow, and efficient staff utilization are also expected.# JOB QUALIFICATIONS Education or Formal Training High school diploma or equivalent preferred.
Medical terminology course preferred. Keyboarding, filing, office procedures classes and/or experience desirable. Knowledge, Skill and Ability Understanding of medical terminology, grammar, punctuation, style, and editing.
Basic understanding of anatomy. Basic knowledge of insurance, coding, and authorizations. Good computer skills.
Proper phone etiquette and communication skills. Ability to maintain high levels of confidentiality. Experience Prefer previous experience in medical setting, cash handling, and customer service.
WORKING ENVIRONMENT/PHYSICAL ACTIVITIES Long periods of sitting and repetitive motion. Close proximity to computer terminal. Visual acuity necessary to operate computer 6-7 hours daily.
While performing the duties of this position, the employee is occasionally required to stoop, crouch, twist, kneel, and squat. Tolerance to high noise levels, multiple interruptions and an ability to meet deadlines. The employee must be able to support, push, pull, and/or lift up to 10 pounds. Functional physical demands include manual dexterity, fine motor skills, and reaching.
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