Patient Services Assistant

Greater Baltimore Medical Center Baltimore , MD 21203

Posted 3 weeks ago

JOB DESCRIPTION: SUMMARY: Under limited supervision, the Patient Services Assistant will perform all functions related to pre-authorizations by calling the insurance company, giving patient and clinical information, verifying benefit eligibility, co-pays and out-of-pocket responsibilities.

Tracks no authorization denials, manage and update the list if insurances accepted by GBMC Health Partners and pulls new patient packets to prepare chart for appointments. The Patient Services Assistant#also receives and screens visitors and callers.# Schedules patient appointments, registers patients and participates in the processing of patient charges.# Provides secretarial and clerical support. Education High School or GED equivalency Experience 6 months of related experience Skills Knowledge of insurance verification process Knowledge of medical terminology, CPT and ICD10#codes Skill in written and oral communication Ability to perform non-complex arithmetic calculations Ability to organize and maintain files and records.# Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines Licensures, Certifications # Physical Requirements Ability to sit, stand, walk and pay close attention to detail Working Conditions Normal office environment with little exposure to noise, dust, and the like. Conditions of Employment Ability to work in various practices, as needed.



JOB DESCRIPTION SUMMARY:

Under limited supervision, the Patient Services Assistant will perform all functions related to pre-authorizations by calling the insurance company, giving patient and clinical information, verifying benefit eligibility, co-pays and out-of-pocket responsibilities.

Tracks no authorization denials, manage and update the list if insurances accepted by GBMC Health Partners and pulls new patient packets to prepare chart for appointments.

The Patient Services Assistant also receives and screens visitors and callers. Schedules patient appointments, registers patients and participates in the processing of patient charges. Provides secretarial and clerical support.

Education

High School or GED equivalency

Experience
6 months of related experience

Skills

Knowledge of insurance verification process

Knowledge of medical terminology, CPT and ICD10 codes

Skill in written and oral communication

Ability to perform non-complex arithmetic calculations

Ability to organize and maintain files and records.

Ability to manage multiple tasks and deadlines

Licensures, Certifications

Physical Requirements

Ability to sit, stand, walk and pay close attention to detail

Working Conditions

Normal office environment with little exposure to noise, dust, and the like.

Conditions of Employment

Ability to work in various practices, as needed.



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