The Admission Clerk is responsible for timely, accurate and courteous registration of patients which supply the foundation for Medical Records, Billing and Collections. Verifies insurance coverage by checking eligibility on computer system. Collection of deductible, co-pays, and /or deposit at the time of service. This position requires good organizational skills, the abilty to multi task, and the ability to work in a fast pace environment. Must be able to work harmoniously with others as contact will be made daily with other office personnel, other hospital personnel, patients and their families. Admission Clerk must be able to give continual excellent customer serivce in adverse situations. Healthcare customer service skills must include empathy and compassion.