Patient Registration Specialist
Company: Baptist Health - Alabama
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Baptist Health is the largest healthcare system serving central
Alabama, providing comprehensive hospital-based and outpatient
services to nearly 60 percent of the residents in Montgomery,
Autauga and Elmore counties. To learn more about Baptist Health,
visit us at https://www.baptistfirst.org.
Dependent upon assignment within the department, responsibilities
may include preregistration, registration, payer identification and
verification, referral to financial counseling, and point of
service collections. Vital functions include: timely, accurate and
complete data gathering and entry in the computer systems of
patient demographic and benefit information, verification of
benefits eligibility and limitations, coordination of benefits,
determination and collection of patient's financial responsibility
at the point of service, and satisfaction of regulatory
requirements, medical necessity determination, Medicare Secondary
Payer completion and coordination of benefits, Important Message
from Medicare issuance and signage, HIPAA, and EMTALA. Ability to
communicate concisely and clearly is important. Essential is the
ability to provide excellent customer service to patients,
patients' family members, healthcare providers, medical staff
offices, and peers. II and III applicable to only Admitting CBO,
Hospital and MCC registration depts. as a career ladder.
- High school graduate or equivalent required. Preferred post
secondary education, i.e., Associate Degree in healthcare or
business related field and or Certification in Healthcare Access.
Bilingual capability English Spanish desirable. Previous experience
preferred in hospital or medical office patient access or financial
services preferred. Training experience a plus. Achieves and
maintains certification as a Certified Patient Access Associate,
CHAA through the National Association of Healthcare Access Manager,
NAHAM.Ability to perform analytical problem solving and basic math.
Organization and time management skills. Ability to follow
directions and establish priorities effectively. Self directed and
capable of working without direct supervision. Dependable in both
production and attendance. Ability to work effectively with a wide
range of customers in a diverse environment. Strong interpersonal
and or public relations. Working knowledge of PC applications,
Word, Excel, etc. Strong oral and written communication skills.
Preferred experience and or must develop proficiency in. Knowledge
of federal, commercial and managed care payers. Ability to operate
concurrently within a variety of hospital systems. Keyboarding
skills with typing proficiency of 50 WPM. Knowledge of
organizational structure, workflow, and operating procedures.
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