Emergency Department Registration Associate - Patient Access
Penn State Health
Location: Hershey, Pennsylvania
Admin / Clerical
Internal Number: 4798
Penn State Health Corporation
Location: US:PA:Hershey Work Type: Part Time FTE: 0.5 Shift: Day Hours: 7a-330p; 7a-730p; 3a-330p-every 3rd weekend
SUMMARY OF POSITION: The Emergency Department Registration Associate initiates the revenue cycle process for all services rendered in the emergency department setting while adhering to EMTALA regulations pertaining to registration. The incumbent is responsible for securing all information required to accurately create and complete the patient registration, eligibility verification, identification of health insurance requirements, and reviewing regulatory requirements for admissions, observations, and surgical day care visits.
HS Diploma required. Six months minimum in a position in a customer service setting. Prior experience in medical health insurance knowledge, Medical terminology and Revenue Cycle experience preferred
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