Location: COLORADO SPRINGS, CO, United States
Category: Administrative/Clerical Support
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 89309
Date Posted: Feb 9, 2023
Patient Access Specialist Sr position with UCHealth Medical Group in primary care and specialty care clinics in the Colorado Springs Region. Full-time positions, several opportunities available.
Work Schedule: Full Time Days
Registers patients, schedules appointments, follow-up appointments, and assigns appropriate length of visit per physician request. Obtains demographic information and performs related clerical functions.
Provides instruction to patients regarding what to bring to the appointment, time of appointment and location of physician. Registers patients for medical care including laboratory, outpatient services, physician or other medical office. Pre-registers patients when needed.
Collects and confirms complete patient demographics, current employer, emergency contact information, insurance and case-specific information such as referring physician.
Verifies insurance eligibility for governmental insurance payors (i.e. Medicaid, Medicare, Tricare, etc.). May complete Medicare Secondary Payor Questionnaire for all Medicare eligible patients. Reviews patient accounts for outstanding balances and forwards to Accounting.
Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
The pay range for this position is: $19.10 - $24.83 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
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