Georgia Employer REGISTRAR PARALLON in Cartersville, Georgia
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 * Excellent computer skillsEmployer's Job# 08591-136361Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.