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Department: Admitting
Schedule: Full Time Permanent
Shift: Varied
Hours: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Salary: Based on experience
Req #: 3033
Facility Information: Phelps Memorial Hospital Center is a 238-bed not-for-profit acute care hospital situated on a scenic Hudson River campus in beautiful Sleepy Hollow, NY, just 35 miles north of New York City. We are dedicated to providing excellence in patient care with a staff of highly skilled experts, state of the art equipment and a supportive management team. Employees find a challenging and fulfilling professional experience in an atmosphere of team spirit. With over 1,600 employees, we are one of the largest employers in Westchester County. We value our employees and support them with an individualized orientation and one of the industry's best and most comprehensive flexible benefits package.
Job Details:
  • Job Summary:  Under the direction of the Patient Access Supervisor, the Patient Access Representative is responsible for accurately collecting and completing all necessary financial and demographic information required for patient registration. Responsible for booking admissions, assigning rooms, arranging bed transfers and discharging patients. Processes insurance verification within Patient Access.

     

    Job Requirement:  High school diploma or GED required. Excellent verbal communication skills required. Bilingual (English / Spanish) preferred. Good organizational skills required. Demonstrated ability to perform simple math calculations; ability to accurately handle cash transactions required. Must be computer literate; working knowledge of MS Office applications (Word / Excel / Outlook) required; strong keyboarding / typing skills required. Demonstrated knowledge of medical terminology required; knowledge of ICD-9 / CPT codes preferred. Ability to read, write and communicate in English required. One (1) year experience in an admitting department OR one (1) year clerical experience in a physician’s office, ambulatory care service or similar health care setting required.



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