Patient Access Representative- Ambulatory Staffing Program - Anschutz Medical Campus
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This position is for the Ambulatory Staffing Development program that hires all Patient Access Representatives for outpatient departments. You will be hired initially into the Ambulatory Staffing Development program for orientation and training after which time you are transferred to a specific outpatient clinic to become a full-time member of their staff. You will be responsible for performing receptionist, registration, and clerical duties associated with outpatient services. We are looking for individuals who can provide the highest level of customer service in every interaction; going above and beyond is our standard.
Meets with patient and/or patient's caregiver to exchange necessary information and documentation.
Determines and accepts required payments, including co-pays and deductibles, or refers to financial counselors for follow up.
Answers phones and schedules appointments, Provides explanation of visit, instructions, and address concerns and questions.
Ensures that all necessary demographic, billing, authorization and other appropriate information is obtained and entered in the registration system with timeliness and accuracy.
Verifies insurance benefits and obtains pre-certification/authorization as necessary.
Communicates with referring provider's office, clinical department(s), and/or other appropriate personnel to exchange necessary information and determine schedule.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to multitask in a fast-paced environment.
High School diploma or GED
Customer Service experience or healthcare experience
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Internal Number: 16053
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