Community Health Systems Registrar Clerk in Laredo, Texas

Description:

  • Communicates well with patients, diffuse confrontational situations, and professionally convey a sense of caring and consideration

  • Responsible for timely and accurate patient registration for Emergency Room, outpatients, pre-registrations and admissions

  • Provide billing estimates and facilitates point of service collections and assists in ensuring claim accuracy and reimbursement

  • Screen physician orders and pre-registration data for changes and compliance with payer requirements for medical necessity and pre-certification.

  • Reviews and completes changes to third party eligibility and benefit verification.

  • Enters and/or updates all required data in multiple hospital computer systems to activate accounts

  • Notify clinical department of patient arrival; may perform scheduling related functions in a limited capacity or scope.

  • Plans, organizes and prioritizes workload and processes information at a speed necessary for successful job performance

  • Assists with special projects and performs related clerical and administrative duties as required.

  • Skills include conflict management, tact, persuasion and problem solving, and multi-tasking in a fast paced environment

Qualifications

Requires a high school diploma and 0-2 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Job: Registration

Organization: Laredo Medical Center

Location: TX-Laredo

Requisition ID: 1810805