- Department: Patient Access- Med Center East- MCE
- Varied Shift
- Bachelors degree is preferred
- Salary Range: 11.3900 - Pay will commensurate with experience
The Patient Account Specialist, with minimum supervision, is responsible for the placement or the assigning of beds for inpatients and outpatients requiring rooms. The Pas is responsible for assessing the diagnosis to determine the correct placement for the patient. The pas registers inpatients and outpatients as needed. Accepts reservations from physicians, physician office, Emergency Center, Med Centers and other health facilities. Responsible for the overall coordination of death notification including contacting the Coroner and Lifelink if applicable. Assists the Clinical Intake Specialist with the screening of calls into the Transfer Center as well assisting with the facilitation of trauma transfers.
Education: High School Diploma or GED; Bachelors Degree preferred.
Experience: 5 years of experience in Business, Healthcare, Insurance, Financial, or related field. Education may be substituted for experience at a ratio of 1:2.
Certification/License/Registration: CPAR, CHAA, FC or Patient Access certification required within 2 years of hire.