Memorial Healthcare System Hollywood , FL 33081
Performs receptionist, registration, and clerical duties associated with registering patient for inpatient and outpatient services.
1.Meets with surgical patient or patient's caregiver to exchange necessary information and documentation. Provides explanation of process, pre-procedure instructions, and addresses concerns and questions.
2.Communicates with referring physician's office, clinical department(s), and/or other appropriate personnel to exchange necessary information and determine schedule.
3.Verifies insurance benefits and obtains pre-certification/authorization as necessary. Determines and accepts required payments, including co-pays and deductibles, or refers to financial counselors for follow up.
4.Ensures that all necessary demographic, billing, and clinical information is obtained and entered in the registration system with timeliness and accuracy.
Education: High School diploma or equivalent.
Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, effective communication skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Personal Protective Equipment: Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
Required Work Experience: 1 year experience in a clinical office setting.