Mercy Medical Center Clinton PATIENT SERVICE REP - PATIENT REGISTRATION in Trenton, New Jersey
2501_4110 Patient Registration
Expected Weekly Hours:
PER DIEM - POOL - Varies
3 years of experience
Salary: To Be Determined
The primary function of the position is to greet, pre-register and/or register patients in a courteous and professional manner, verify insurance benefits and check for necessity of pre-certification, authorization and referral. Secure patient signatures for required hospital forms and collection of patient financial responsibility when required. The positions is responsible for providing professional, quality customer service, timely resolution to customer issues, and coordination of services to all customers.
High School Graduate with 3 years experience in a healthcare environment , associate degree a plus.
Experience with PC use and performing basic activities including word processing and database entry, creating spreadsheets and accessing the Internet.
Previous medical terminology and insurance knowledge preferred
Previous customer service experience required
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Bilingual a plus (Spanish)
Must possess the ability to: handle irate customers, physician office personnel, and internal staff; work under stressful situations; work independently, be self-directed; and relate effectively with individuals that have widely diversified backgrounds.
Previous experience with insurance eligibility systems including Medicaid, Medicare, and other commercial and private payer eligibility systems preferred
Job Description Details:
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Trinity Health employs more than 131,000 colleagues across 22 states. We honor and embrace a diverse representation of people, ideas and backgrounds. Our dedication to diversity is evident in our commitment to training, education, recruitment, retention and development, as well as community partnerships and supplier diversity.
Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences and health practices of the communities we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive outcomes. We recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world, and that our differences not only serve to unite us, but also lead to innovative solutions.