Healthcare isnt just changing. Its growing more complex every day. ICD-10 Coding replaces ICD-9. Affordable Care adds new challenges and financial constraints. Where does it all lead? Hospitals and Healthcare organizations continue to adapt, and we are vital part of their evolution. And thats what fueled these exciting new opportunities. Who are we? Optum360. Were a dynamic new partnership formed by Dignity Health and Optum to combine our unique expertise. As part of the growing family of UnitedHealth Group, well leverage our compassion, our talent, our resources and experience to bring financial clarity and a full suite of Revenue Management services to Healthcare Providers, nationwide.
If youre looking for a better place to use your passion, your ideas and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. Its an opportunity to do your lifes best work. Primary Responsibilities:
Admit patients to the facility and provide information regarding the facility's regulations and policies; such as Patient Bill of Rights, Health Care Proxy, NY State Laws, etc.
Conduct interviews to obtain demographics, insurance information etc. and enters data into the registration system
Communicates the Collection Policy to patients. Collects and documents co-pays and/or deductibles received at point-of-service
Obtains appropriate signatures on medical, legal and financial forms. Prepare charts, registration forms and print identification chart labels and patient identification wristband. Forward required items to patient care unit
Uses Teletracking to assign beds for maternity patients
Escort all patients to the patient care unit post registration
Use Surgical Information System (SIS) to retrieve scheduled surgical, cardiology and pre - surgical testing cases
Complete outpatient registrations for scheduled pre - admission testing, Obstetric Check and Call (OCC) and limited outpatient procedures
Completes Death Register and Fetal Demise Register information and follows procedures regarding the disposition of records and distribution of information
Facilitate the release of remains on all expired patients
Perform a variety of diverse office / clerical duties supporting the department's operations; including, but not limited to, answering telephone, maintaining files, sorting mail, keeping inventory of supplies, and informing management of all activities, needs and problems
UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.
We are committed to introducing innovative approaches, products and services that can improve personal health and promote healthier populations in local communities. Our core capabilities... in clinical care resources, information and technology uniquely enable us to meet the evolving needs of a changing health care environment as millions more Americans enter a structured system of health benefits and we help build a stronger, higher quality health system that is sustainable for the long term.
We serve our clients and consumers through two distinct platforms:
?UnitedHealthcare, which provides health care coverage and benefits services.
?Optum, which provides information and technology-enabled health services.