Patient Access Specialist- North Hills

Job Details

We are currently looking for a Full Time Patient Access Specialist for our North Hills location.  The schedule would be M-F 8:30-5pm.

Job Summary: This position provides administrative and operational support to outpatient satellite site programming.

Benefits for Qualified Positions Include:

  • Above Regional Market Start rate
  • Very Generous PTO Available Immediately
  • Competitive Benefits: Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long Term Disability
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan with employer matching and more!

 

Essential Functions:

  • Processes patient evaluations, admissions, and discharges in electronic and paper medical records.
  • Completes word processing, data entry, and filing duties.
  • Trains new administrative staff in office procedure and electronic medical record use.
  • Monitors patient liability and payment rate, including tracking patient liability, reminding patients, and referring nonpaying patients to site manager.  Also, accepts patient liability payments and makes bank deposits.
  • Coordinates and processes patient drug screening.
  • Acts as site receptionist, including greeting patients and answering phones.
  • Audits patient paper and electronic charts, including admissions and discharges.
  • Supports operations of doctor/nurse day, including scheduling appointments, authorization and ordering of patient medication, and communication with pharmacies.
  • Manages petty cash.
  • Orders supplies needed for office operations.
  • Ensures office equipment is functional and take responsibility for smooth functioning of office.
  • Generates and responds to correspondence.
  • Supports site medical records, including maintaining hybrid record and finalizing patient record after discharge.
  • Attends site and operations meetings as needed.
  • Performs related duties as needed.

 

Qualifying Education, Experience and Skill Requirements:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.
  • Post high school, business or professional school graduate preferred.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills required.
  • Solid computer proficiency and experience required.

 

Other Requirements/Information:

  • PA State Police Criminal History Record check, FBI Criminal Background and PA Child Abuse History Clearance.

CPR/First Aid certification

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