Duties are completion of patient registration for all services at Preston Memorial Hospital. Registration includes obtaining correct demographic and insurance information from patients as they arrive for services. Electronically registers lab and radiology slips including any add-ons, processes the orders and completes the required forms. Must possess the ability to keep the registration area neat, clean and organized. Acts as a back-up for the switchboard position covering breaks and lunches. Position may require some evening and/or weekend hours.
Required: A minimum of a high school diploma. Ability to maintain strict patient confidentiality in all situations.
Preferred: Previous working experience in a Healthcare setting. Previous computer experience and clerical work experience involving typing and reception. Knowledge of Federal, State and Third Party payers reimbursement regulations, experience with medical terminology and previous collections experience.