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|Patient Access Representative 3 - Kendall|
Company: University of Miami
Location: Miami, FL
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 08/06/2022
Expire Date: 10/06/2022
Job Categories: Healthcare, Other
Patient Access Representative 3 - Kendall|
The Patient Access department has an exciting opportunity for a full-time Patient Access Representative 3 to work at UHealth Kendall. The Patient Access Representative 3 (On-Site) oversees the registration and financial clearance activities that will facilitate reimbursement for services rendered by the department and serves as functional expert for department peers.
Obtains, confirms, and enters demographic, financial, and clinical information necessary for financial clearance of scheduled patient accounts.
Contacts patients’ families or physicians’ offices to obtain missing insurance information.
Verifies insurance and confirms insurance eligibility of patient coverage benefits, notifying patient and referring physician in the event of failed eligibility.
Collaborates with scheduling departments to identify add-on patients.
Obtains necessary authorizations, pre-certifications, and referrals.
Notifies patients of liabilities prior to date of service and collects funds.
Maintains appropriate records, files, and accurate documentation in the system of record.
Serves as a lead resource for lower level Patient Access Representatives.
Recommends new approaches to management for enhancing performance and productivity.
Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
High school diploma or equivalent required
Minimum 3 years of relevant experience required, experience in a healthcare related setting preferred.
Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:
Knowledge of generally accepted accounting procedures and principles.
Skill in completing assignments accurately and with attention to detail.
Ability to process and handle confidential information with discretion.
Ability to work independently and/or in a collaborative environment.
Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form.
Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certifications may be considered.