Northside Hospital Patient Access Rep in Atlanta, Georgia
Patient Access Rep
Facility:Northside Hospital AtlantaDepartment:919A PATIENT ACCESS
Job ID #:70887Education Required:High School Diploma
Job Category:Patient AccessExperience Required:1 - 3 Years
Employment Type:Full - Time
Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity.
Facility Overview: Northside Hospital-Atlanta provides compassionate care for all stages of life and serves as a market leader in Women's Services, Maternity and Newborn Services, Surgery, Robotic Surgery and Cancer Care. We are proud to be voted "Atlanta's Most Preferred Hospital for All Health Care Needs" for more than 16 years. As a 537-bed, not-for-profit, full-service community hospital, we are committed to balancing clinical excellence with compassionate care and are dedicated to providing a Lifetime of Care to our community. Join our team and start making a difference with us today!
Service Area Overview: You don’t have to be in direct patient care to work at Northside. The Patient Access Department allows you to work in a business setting, while still being part of an organization that really does care for people. We provide patient information and registration for services at each of the Northside Hospital facilities. This team of courteous and caring individuals anticipate and respond promptly to questions and concerns surrounding patient registration activities.
Position Description: Arranges for efficient and accurate collection of information for orderly registration of pediatric, adult, and geriatric patients.Collects and distributes patient information, billing information, and collection information.Makes patients and families aware of hospital policies and procedures.The duties of this position require the exercise of courtesy in speaking with patients, families, and others to maintain sound community relations.
Position Requirements: Required:1. Six months prior clerical or customer service experience preferably in a hospital or medical office.2. Excellent communication and strong customer service skills.3. Working knowledge and ability to perform accurately and efficiently on computer.4. Typing skills of 30 wpm.Preferred:1. One (1) year prior experience in admissions or related field.2. Prior collections experience in a medical setting3. Associates degree in Business Administration.4. Prior healthcare experience and knowledge of medical terminology.5. Basic knowledge of insurance billing and collection procedures.6. Typing 40 wpm.7. CPAR or CHAA certified.
Licensure/Certification Requirements: No
Work Hours: 8:30a-5p
Weekend Requirements: No
On-Call Requirements: No
Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today!
Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..