Date Posted
July 10, 2024
Type
Full Time
Department
Human Resources
Location
VanDiest Medical Center
PO Box 430
Webster City, IA 50595, US
More Information
www.vandiestmc.org

Job Details

The Patient Access Representative performs all aspects registration throughout the hospital.  This position helps determine patient financial responsibility and collects co-pay, deductible, and coinsurance when applicable, working closely with the financial counselor and patient accounts department.  This position serves as the switchboard for telecommunications within and outside of the hospital, performs some receptionist duties in directing patients, visitors, and others to appropriate areas.  Position is often responsible for multitasking many important tasks at one time.  The Patient Access Representatives are the face of the organization.

 

Position is full-time at 40 hours per week, M-F 8:00am-4:30pm with some flexibility to meet department needs.

 

Wage commensurate with experience.

 

Excellent benefits including Iowa Public Employees Retirement System (IPERS) benefits.

Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED required. Must be able to speak, hear and understand the English language.
  • Must be able to display strong customer service skills and ability to maintain a high level of alertness.
  • Full-time employees are highly encouraged to pass the Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) exam or Certified Revenue Cycle Specialist (CRCS) or other equivalent exam within 18 months of hire (optional for part-time and PRN employees).
  • Minimum of 2 years computerized data entry experience required.
  • Reception or clerical experience at a healthcare setting is preferred.
  • Proficiency in use of Microsoft Office applications, specifically Word and Excel, e-mail, and internet/web searches is preferred.
  • 35 wpm typing speed is preferred.
  • Ability to effectively interact with co-workers and public is required.
  • Being able to multitask is very important under stressful situations.

Contact Information

Apply online at www.vandiestmc.org under "Careers" link.

Questions? Please contact Human Resources at  (515) 832-7711.
 

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