Cedars-Sinai Admitting Representative in Los Angeles, California

The

Admitting Representative performs all admissions activities for pre-admit and

face-to-face registration of patients presenting to the Main Admissions and/or

outpatient areas for treatment. Facilitates patient access to Cedars Sinai

Medical Center and secures all demographic and financial patient registration

information.

This will include the following: Registration, PreRegistration, insurance

verification, Third Party Liability (TPL) screening, Medi-Cal / Medicare

eligibility verification, Workers Compensation eligibility, and securing cash

deposits (co-pays, deductibles, cash packages). Able to explain information and

answer questions.

Demonstrates competency skills including the ability to perform job duties and

interact with customers with sensitivity and attention to the patient

population(s) served.

Educational Requirements:

•High school graduate required.

•Minimum 2 years of college preferred.

Experience:

•Minimum 2 years experience in healthcare, insurance or related

experience required. Previous work experience in an inpatient or

outpatient admissions setting or physician’s office, preferred.

Knowledge / experience in patient accounting or with an insurance payor

preferred.

•Medical terminology preferred.

•Strong

interpersonal, written and oral communication skills for interacting

with patients, payers, physicians and other CSHS customers.

•Intermediate math skills required.

•Demonstrated ability to work well as a team player and independently.

•Able to multi-task and work in a fast pace environment with conflicting demands on time and attention.

•PC literacy: Basic core computer skills and navigation skills. General knowledge of office equipment.

•English language proficiency. Bi-lingual preferred / helpful.

•Equivalent education and experience may be considered.

•Aptitude for cash collections.

Physical Demands:

•Walking, standing, low-level lifting up to 25 lbs.