Associate is responsible for admitting outpatients, which includes interviewing, obtaining signatures on admitting forms, ensuring insurance requirements are fulfilled and documented on account and securing financial arrangements prior to completing the admission. Associate will provide secretarial support to the department such as typing, filing, answering phones, communicating with hospital staff and the public and scheduling meetings.
Knowledge of Third Party reimbursement preferred
Experience in collections from multiple sources preferred
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred
Good customer service skills preferred
Ability to operate computer system and other equipment as specified
Two years medical office or hospital business office experience preferred
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.