Patient Accounts Representative/Pre-Authorization Clerk - Patient Financial Services
Position Description: The Patient Accounts Representative works under the direct supervision of the Revenue Cycle Director and primary responsibilities include obtaining pre-authorizations for surgical and imaging services, obtaining eligibility and benefit information, and communicating with the patient as to financial responsibility. The Patient Account Clerk will also cross-train for hospital, clinic and emergency department registration duties. This position may also assist in claims follow-up.
Shift Time Schedule: Days
Average Weekly Hours: 40 hours per week
Education: High school diploma or equivalent.
Experience: Computer skills and proficiency in various computer applications including MS Word and Excel required. Prefer experience with office administrative procedures and working within a healthcare setting, and knowledge of office operations, data entry, and filing. Must be well organized, detail oriented with an ability to multi-task. This position requires the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and to conduct daily duties with a professional appearance and in a professional manner. Familiarity in answering a multi-line telephone system a plus. Must have a high level of interpersonal skills to handle sensitive and confidential situations.
Physical Requirements: Requires long periods of sitting and intermittent standing, bending, lifting, pushing, pulling carrying, reaching and moving during work hours.
License Required: None.
Comments: This is a full-time position and is eligible for full benefits. Staggered hours throughout the week possible and one Saturday morning shift required every 4-5 weeks.
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Day
Leonard Reck - Human Resources Assistant
100 PMC Drive
MEEKER, CO 81641