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Patient Access Specialist

Admitting

Full Time

Days

Purpose and Scope:

Accurately collects from multiple sources: analyzes and records the required demographic, insurance/ financial and clinical data sets, other information and signatures necessary to schedule, pre-register and register all types of patients and ensure that bills are produced according to regulatory and payer requirements; effectively completes all activities including medical necessity and managed care requirement screening, and third party eligibility and benefit verification to ensure maximum payer compliance is maintained and maximum reimbursement is secured; interacts in a customer-focused manner at points during the access and later activities as appropriate, to ensure that patient's and their representatives needs are met, and that they understand and comply with the revenue cycle process expectations including resolving their personal liabilities through various payment and program options.

I. Position Requirements:

A. Education: High school diploma or equivalent is preferred.

B. Experience: Courses in typing, 40 wpm required. Must be people-oriented.