Penn State Health Corporation
Work Type: Full Time
Hours: 11:30a - 8:00p, every other weekend
SUMMARY OF POSITION:
The Community Hospital Registration Associate advances the revenue cycle process for services rendered within a community hospital setting, both inpatient and outpatient. The incumbent is responsible for securing all information required to accurately complete the patient pre-registration and/or registration. This includes converting the correct visit within the billing system, verifying insurance and benefit eligibility, and reviewing regulatory requirements for admissions, observations, surgical day care visits, ED visits and outpatient services performed in a hospital setting.
The Registration Associates will be cross trained in the Emergency Department, Outpatient and Admissions areas.
High school diploma or equivalent
Six months minimum in a position in a customer service setting required
Medical terminology and Revenue Cycle experience preferred
Medical health insurance knowledge preferred
Medical billing and coding preferred
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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