Georgia Employer REGISTRAR CARTERSVILLE PRN PARALLON in Cartersville, Georgia

Job Code: 08591-130742 PRN/Per Diem PRN THIS IS A PRN OR POOL POSITION. THE PRN EMPLOYEE WILL WORK ON AN "AS NEEDED" BASIS. ARE YOU INTERESTED IN FURTHERING YOUR CAREER IN HEALTHCARE AND PATIENT ACCESS* IF SO, WE CAN HELP YOU REALIZE YOUR PROFESSIONAL POTENTIAL IN OUR REGISTRATION DEPARTMENT AS A REGISTRAR. ALL YOU HAVE TO DO IS TO APPLY RIGHT NOW! GENERAL SUMMARY OF DUTIES - Responsible for timely and accurate patient registration. Interviews patients for all pertinent account information and verifies insurance coverage. DUTIES INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO: * Interview patients at workstation or at bedside to obtain all necessary account information. Bed-side registration performed utilizing carts/computers on wheels * Ensure charts are completed and accurate * Verify all insurance and obtain pre-certification/authorization * Calculate and collect patient liable amounts * Ensure that all necessary signatures are obtained for treatments * Answer any questions and explains policies clearly * Process patient charts according to paperwork flow needs and established productivity standards * Welcome patient and family members in a professional manner. Contact the nursing staff for emergency medical needs and answer patient and visitor questions * Secure all signatures necessary for treatments, release of medical information, assignment of insurance benefits, and payment of services from legally responsible parties. Obtain copies of necessary identification and insurance cards. * Register and admit all patients after the other registration departments are closed. Route admission documents and forms to appropriate departments * Work with physician offices and ancillary departments, providing information when necessary or forwarding relevant documents * Document complaints received from patients, the medical staff, and ancillary departments on an incident report form and refer to coordinator for follow-up action * Escort patient to his/her destination or refers patient to an available escort EDUCATION * High school diploma or GED required EXPERIENCE * At least one year of patient registration experience preferred * At least one year of Customer Service experience required Last Edited: 05/13/2017Employer's Job# 08591-130742Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.