Please note that this position is a part-time appointment
UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 03/14/2019 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.
Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 03/26/2019. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.
Under the supervision of the Central Access Registration Supervisor, the Central Access Registrar is responsible for excellent customer service, registration, and insurance eligibility and benefits verification. Interviews customer via telephone to obtain demographic and financial information necessary to secure patient account. Completes registration for new or previously registered patients, timely and accurately. Registers bulk accounts as needed. Verifies insurance eligibility for outpatient services on all Third Party Payers.
Utilizes various automated eligibility systems to obtain basic eligibility information. Maintains workstation in an organized manner as outlines by management to facilitate efficient and effective retrieval of information. Reads and adheres to policy changes within Registration and Scheduling. Attends and actively participates in staff meetings, sharing information and ideas with co-workers to maintain and environment conducive to learning and supports cohesive team atmosphere. Other related duties as assigned.
Three years of related experience - Registration and third party payor experience in healthcare environment.
Knowledge of third-party payors including federal, state and private health plans.
Experience within large healthcare organization.
Experience using EPIC medical record system.
Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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