Minimum Qualifications: Must take the NYS Civil Service exam for this title, be eligible for transfer, reinstate to this title or eligible for appointment via 55b/c thru the NYS Civil Service.
Job Standard / Operational Needs: Part-time (75%) position. Schedule based on 37.5 hour work week. Must be available to work Days 7:00 a.m. to 3 p.m. with availability to cover up to 8 hours following primary scheduled shift. Department is open 24 hrs/day 7 days a week may be required to work additional shifts. Rotating pass days and holidays based upon operational needs. Mandatory and Voluntary overtime available on a rotating basis. Duties include, but are not limited to: will conduct interview of patients/family members for demographic and insurance data into EPIC computer system; obtain required signatures, distribute forms and patient cards to appropriate personnel; provide information and directions to patients; verify Medicaid, Medicare and HMO accounts. Will participate in cross training in other admitting areas. Provide clerical support duties including answering telephones, filing, copying, etc. and complete other duties as assigned. Must be able to prioritize work, handle multiple tasks effectively in a timely and accurate manner and function under stressful situations. Excellent communication, organization, and customer service skills are necessary.
About State University of New York Upstate Medical University
SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY, is the only academic medical center in Central New York. It is also the region's largest employer with 9,460 employees. Affiliated with the State University of New York, Upstate's mission is to improve the health of the community through education, biomedical research and health care. Upstate Medical University's educational mission is anchored by i...ts four colleges?Medicine, Nursing, Health Professions and Graduate Studies (biomedical sciences). Since 2006, student enrollment has grown by 30% as Upstate responds to the needs of the region. As a biomedical research enterprise, Upstate focuses on the most prevalent human diseases, including cancer, diabetes, heart disease, nervous system disorders, vision, and infectious diseases. The quest for treatments and cures is built upon expertise in structural, molecular and systems biology. Upstate also offers many clinical trials for patients. The Upstate University Health System serves 1.8 million people, often the most seriously ill and injured, and includes Upstate University Hospital; Upstate University Hospital at Community Campus; Upstate Golisano Children's Hospital, and numerous satellite sites.