PATIENT SERVICE REP (CP&A) PRN Pool - DC Metro Area Locations

Location
District of Columbia
Posted
Jan 22, 2021
Closes
Feb 26, 2021
Ref
2100005E
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
The Patient Service rep (CP&A) will perform basic medical front office duties. Will be responsible to greet patients and visitors, schedule appointments, provide administrative support, gather demographics, verify insurance eligibility, collect copay, deductibles, balances, check credit balances and maintain patient electronic health records (EHR). Process specialty referrals and assist in training new staff. Perform everyday duties under close supervision.

The Patient Service Representative will work as needed/PRN rotating between various locations: Bowie, College Park, Clinton, Gaithersburg, Greenbelt, Laurel, Upper Marlboro, Silver Spring, Waldorf, and Washington, DC.

Qualifications

Minimum Education

High School Diploma or GED (Required)

Minimum Work Experience

1 year Medical office/business office setting (Preferred)

Required Skills/Knowledge

Basic math skills.

Basic knowledge of office procedures.

Basic knowledge of medical terminology .

Knowledge of patient financials & accounting.

Knowledge of insurance verification.

Knowledge of scheduling appointments.

Great communication and customer service skills.

Ability to follow precise procedures and is detail-oriented.

Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite.

Functional Accountabilities

Patient Services Account



Review, verify , update and perform all other patient account information and duties at every visit as defined in the training manual.



Collect appropriate copays, deductibles, and balances; use credit balances when applicable and document all financial transactions in the EHR; collect and process administrative charges as appropriate.

Patient Services Scheduling



Ensure complete patient registration by parent/guardian and populate all required registration fields in the EHR.



Verify patient insurance eligibility and coverage prior to service.



Ensure the schedule is accurate and up to date (Ex: check-in, check-out, and no shows).



Schedule patient appointments accordingly based on the scheduling policy.



Process patient referrals according to the Referral loop and PCMH workflow.

Office Support and Administration



Answer phones and handle calls promptly and accordingly.



Give and obtain accurate and pertinent information to and from callers.



Ensure all patient related communications are as defined by the PCMH workflow.



Scan appropriate documents into a patient's chart in a timely manner.



Sort incoming and outgoing mail and documents; maintain office to ensure a clean and organized environment.

Professional Development



Attend meetings as required, and participate in committees as requested.



Participate in professional development activities

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Childrens National Hospital is an equal opportunity employer that evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender, identity, or other characteristics protected by law.

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