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PATIENT ACCESS SPECIALIST I - FT

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 Job Title: PATIENT ACCESS SPECIALIST I - FT
 Company Name: Citrus Memorial Health System
 Employment Type: Full Time
 Location: INVERNESS, FL, United States
 Department: PATIENT REGISTRATION
 Salary: Highly Competitive
 Shift Hours/ Days: FT;workdays vary, primarily 2nd shift
 Hours/Pay Period: 80
 Degree Required: High School/GED
 Job ID: 2013-000124
 Date Posted: Jan 23, 2013
 Years Experience: 0
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  Complete Description

High School Diploma or GED is required. Previous registration experience in a healthcare setting is preferred. Computer experience, accurate data entry skills and the ability to type minimum 30 wpm is required. Must possess excellent guest relation/customer service skills, as well as excellent communication skills, both verbal and written. Medical terminology knowledge is a plus. Gathers pertinent financial and demographic information from patients, performs verification of this information and inputs the correct data. This position will use 3rd party payer resources, such as websites to verify patients' insurance benefits, financial and demographic information. Assists in all areas of the patient registration process, including bedside registrations, collections of co-pays and/or deductibles. Communicates to patients, the various and complex information regarding authorizations, consents and patient rights. Obtains, patient signatures as needed, ensures patient gets to their required destination and distributes the paperwork to the appropriate areas. Works cooperatively in a prompt, courteous and professional manner with patients, physicians, co-workers and other staff members. Work Location: Primarily in Emergency Department


Citrus Memorial Hospital
502 W Highland Blvd
Inverness Florida 34452