Baptist Memorial Health Care Patient Access Specialist in United States

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. 2 years of college preferred or Associate's Degree Preferred.Experience: 1 year General Business Required. 1 year Health/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.

Lawson Position Code #: DJOB

Day Shift: Yes

Night Shift: No

Department Name: Patient Access Services

External Company Name: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

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