Patient Access Scheduler / Patient Representative

Boulder Community Health Boulder , CO 80301

Posted 2 months ago

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.

The following senses will be needed for essential duties of the job:

speech, vision, hearing, and touch. Fast-paced, challenging and stressful work environment. About Boulder Community Health and Boulder, Colorado Uncompromising medical excellence, delivered with the values of respect and compassion. Since 1922, Boulder Community Health has built our reputation on this promise. As a community-owned and operated not-for-profit hospital and clinics, we remain dedicated to meeting the evolving healthcare needs of our citizens and providing access to high quality medical care. Our state-of-the art facilities are home to many medical professionals who offer an extensive range of medical services. Nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains, adventure awaits you right outside your door. Big, beautiful vistas, serene snow-capped mountains, and a lifestyle conducive to enjoying the outdoors bring a truly fresh perspective to our practice of healthcare. Surround yourself by natural beauty and an active, life-embracing community, while you enjoy state of the art facilities and equipment along with a competitive compensation and benefits package, including health/dental/life, paid annual leave, tuition reimbursement and much more. EOE/Affirmative Action/Drug-free workplace # # #

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