To obtain all necessary information for admission including pre-registration, insurance verification/authorization, collection of deposits and amounts due prior to discharge. Performs all other duties as assigned.
Patient Access Specialist
Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required. Associate's Degree Preferred. *** Experience: 1 year General - Business Required. 1 year Healthcare/Medical - Business Preferred *** License/Certification/Registries (valid for the State of MS): Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) Preferred, or Certified Healthcare Access Manager (CHAM) Preferred. *** Skills: Type 35 wpm and operate copier, telephone, fax machine, and scanner. Must have interpersonal skills sufficient to effectively and cordially interact with staff, patients, medical staff, families and visitors. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.