This is a PRN position located at Good Samaritan Medical Center
Schedule: Variable Shift
The Patient Registration position will work at Good Samaritan Medical Center in Lafayette, CO. There are no benefits with this position. The Patient Registration Specialist position requires the ability to work day, night and weekend hours. Please only apply if you can work a variable shift as required.
Patient Access Registration Specialists are responsible for obtaining complete and accurate patient demographic, insurance (eligibility and/or verification), and financial information as well as collections of copays/deductibles, for inpatients, outpatients, and emergency patients either face-to-face, by telephone, internet, etc.
The list below is considered to be essential functions of this position and all employees within SCL Health are expected to meet the following in their day-to-day work:
Demonstrates excellent customer service skills by providing a patient friendly and pleasant registration process to assure that patient and family needs are met in a timely manner.
Be available to work as scheduled and report to work on time.
This position may walk up to 6 miles on any given shift and associate is required to be available to work overtime if needed
Responsible for accurate registration of patient, communication of policies, financial responsibilities and Patient Rights and Responsibilities according to departmental operating procedures.
Ensures compliance with Joint Commission and EMTALA regulations and other regulatory agencies.
Be willing to accept supervision and work well with others in a fast paced environment
Be respectful of all with whom you interact
Be well groomed and dressed appropriately for your role as you are the first impression of SCL Health
Be in compliance with the drug and alcohol policy
Be sufficiently rested to perform your duties throughout the period assigned as the position requires prolonged standing and walking
Demonstrate a willingness to learn
Be able to communicate clearly, think clearly, and concentrate on assigned tasks
Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform any other job-related duties requested by their supervisors.
High School diploma/GED or equivalent, solid computer knowledge, demonstrated customer service and ability to handle pressure in a fast-paced environment.
Requires collecting co-pays and discussing past due accounts with patients at time of registration.
At least 1 year hospital/medical office or medical insurance experience strongly preferred to include medical terminology knowledge.
Organization: SCL Health Good Samaritan, Lafayette, CO
We reveal and foster God's healing love by improving the health of the people and communities we serve, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Inspired by our faith,
•We will be distinguished as the premier person-centered health system and trusted partner.
•We will share accountability with clinicians and other stakeholders to coordinate care across all settin...gs and improve access, quality, health outcomes, and affordability.
•We will grow as community-based health networks to serve more people in partnerships with others who share our vision and values.
Caring Spirit - We honor the sacred dignity of each person.
Excellence - We set and surpass high standards.
Good Humor - We create joyful and welcoming environments.
Integrity - We do the right thing with openness and pride.
Safety - We deliver care that seeks to eliminate all harm for patients and associates.
Stewardship - We are accountable for the resources entrusted to us.