EASTAR Health System

300 Rockefeller Drive
Muskogee, OK 74401

918-682-5501 (p)
918-684-3334 (f)


Job Detail: Admitting Registrar/Pre-Registration FT Variable 7346

 

Type Full Time
Posted On   05/10/2013

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:
Responsible for the registration/pre-registration of patients, including patient interviews, room assignments, insurance verification, pre-certification; explanation of Medical Center policies regarding payment of charges and services available, confirming insurance benefits,
calculating and collecting registration deposits, obtaining signatures, creation of armbands, charge plates and other required information for completion of federal and state documents. Distribution of records to various departments and physicians. Escorts, arranges for transportation or directs patients to appropriate room/ancillary departments. Direct contact with physicians and nursing in determining “Bed Control” and patient status (medical emergency) to determine collection efforts.

QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS:
Licensure, Registration, Certifications:
None.

Education:
High School graduate or equivalent. 1-2 years of college/university preferred.

Experience:
Sufficient related experience in a hospital or similar medical facility or a position which required judgment-making, use of communication skills and direct public contact, collections and knowledge of third party payers.

Qualifications and Skills:
Must have excellent human relations and communications skills. Must be able to keyboard 45 wpm and 10-key by touch. Must be familiar with office procedures and a knowledge of computer systems.