Patient Access Intake Specialist - Patient Access
Job ID: 6269
Location: Holly Springs, NC
Facility/Division: Shared Services
Status: Full Time
Shift: Night Job
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This role is responsible in ensuring that patient access processing is performed in accordance with procedure and documented in a timely and accurate manner in ADT and other clinical information systems. Meets departmental/organizational outcome targets
for process accuracy and timeliness.
Work hours will be 11pm-730am
Position will be Triangle based, but location may vary based on business needs.
DESCRIPTION OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
Ensures and verifies key ADT information (insurance verification, patient and guarantor demographics, etc.) is current and accurate to ensure patient safety, charging, coding, insurance processing, and billing accuracy.
Schedules all new and follow-up patient appointments as required. Attempt to reschedule cancellations whenever possible. Communicates cancellations to provider as necessary.
Completes and documents all governmental, regulatory, financial, and contractual forms in accordance to procedure. Ensures document is scanned/saved to correct location and is legible.
Utilizes price estimation tool, when applicable, as part of the registration process to provide the most accurate estimate to patients
Meets departmental target for up front collections to include deposits, estimated amounts due, co-pays, and/or prior balances.
Actively participates in departmental QA by utilizing system work queues, making a personal effort to reduce individual errors, and making corrections. Utilizes system work queues as a daily part of the registration process to minimize errors.
High School Diploma or GED
PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS
Requires two (2) years of customer service experience.
Legal Employer: NCHEALTH
Entity : Shared Services
Organization Unit : Patient Access
Work Type : Full Time
Standard Hours Per Week : 40.00
Work Schedule : Night Job 11pm - 7:30am
Location of Job : US:NC: Triangle based, but location may vary based on business needs.
Exempt From Overtime : Exempt: No
This position is employed by NC Health (Rex Healthcare, Inc., d/b/a NC Health), a private, fully-owned subsidiary of UNC Health Care System, in a department that provides shared services to operations across UNC Health Care. This is not a State employed position.