Northwell Health Admitting Clerk in Bay Shore, New York
Req Number 000YJD
Job Category General Clerical/Secretarial
As an Admitting Clerk, you will interview incoming patients/representatives to obtain identifying information and other data required for admission. Further, you will perform a variety of clerical duties.
Job Responsibilities Include:
Interviews patients/designee and obtains all relevant demographics, insurance information and required signatures.
Enters all pre-admission and admission information into Hospital Information System and verifies accuracy.
Collects point of service payments, as required.
Explains hospital regulations to patient/designee and answers questions concerning hospitalization.
Performs chart processing and reconciliation. Assures completed chart accompanies patient to floor upon admission.
Directs or assists patients and/or visitors to appropriate department or assigned room, as needed.
High School Diploma or equivalent, required.
Prior customer service experience, required.
Data entry skills (80 keystrokes per minute), required.
Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational skills, required.