Principal Admitting Worker - Admissions - F/T - Days at Careers
Job Description & Salary RangeUC Title: Principal Admitting WorkerPosition Number: 10003599Reports to: Management Service Officer IIWorking Title: Principal Admitting WorkerCost Center: Admissions (8561)Bargaining Unit: EXFLSA: NonexemptJob Code: 9031Date Created: 09/02/2014Shift: Day ShiftHours: 40.00
Position Summary: Incumbent performs the essential functions of the Admissions Department, which can include Pre-Admission, Financial Counseling, Insurance Notification, Verification and Authorization, Management of Unscheduled Admissions in either Acute Care or Mental Health Admissions.
Rate Minimum $21.28 Midpoint $23.87 Maximum $26.46
Required Qualifications:Demonstrated ability to utilize payer and government websites to access and interpret health plan benefit packages and make determinationsDemonstrated experience with referral authorization processDemonstrated knowledge and understanding of Managed Care plansExperience in a hospital or medical office settingExperience with registration and/or billings computer software programsExtensive and demonstrated knowledge of Government and Commercial Insurance PlansMust demonstrate general understanding of medical terminology
Preferred Qualifications: Ability to ensure proper billing or financial procedures for patientsBilingual in English and SpanishExperience with computer software programs such as EPIC or other registration programs
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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