Cedars-Sinai Patient Access Representative I - Patient-Access Department (different divisions and shifts available) - Per Diem in Los Angeles, California
Do you love helping people every singleday? Are you passionate about providing outstanding and high-quality service topatients and their family members?
If you thrive in a dynamic
environment, excel at multi-tasking and are ready to seek the exciting and
important responsibilities of a Patient Access Representative, please consider
this great opportunity and apply!
As a Patient Access Representative,
you are the face of Cedars Sinai and can make a difference for our patients.
You will be responsible for registering patients presenting to the medical
center for treatment. Your priority is to deliver high quality and effective
service to our patients and their family members.
The Cedars Sinai Medical
Center Admissions Department CARES and is committed to providing a
positive first impression for patients and the community we serve.
Our commitment includes:
Compassion in the service we provide to our patients that fosters an environment ofsafety and trust.
Attention to detail, data integrity, and the confidentiality of our patient'spersonal and medical information.
Respect and deep concern for others including our patients, the CSMC HealthSystem, and one another.
Excellence in developing, supporting, and motivating a highly trained AdmissionsTeam.
Service that consistently exceeds the expectations of our patients, theirfamilies, physicians, and one another.
In this role, you are responsible for:
Securing all demographic and financial patientregistration information accurately and in a timely manner.
Facilitating patient access to Cedars Sinai MedicalCenter.
Clearly explain information and answer questions ourpatients may have to help them understand the complexities of healthinsurance services and coverages, including - Registration, Pre-Registration,Insurance Verification, Third Party Liability (TPL) screening,Medi-Cal/Medicare Eligibility, and Workers Compensation Eligibility.
Securing cash deposits including co-pays, deductiblesand cash packages.
Qualifications(Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities) we are lookingfor:
High School Diploma/GED required.
2 years of college preferred.
Minimum 2 years’ experience inhealthcare, insurance or related experience required.
Previous work experience in aninpatient or outpatient admissions setting or physician's office,preferred.
Knowledge / experience in patient accounting or with aninsurance payor preferred.
Medical terminology preferred.
Strong interpersonal, written and oral communication skills for interactingwith 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-paced environment with conflictingdemands on time and attention.
PC literacy: Basic core computer skills and navigation skills.
General knowledge of officeequipment.
English language proficiency. Being bilingual is a plus!
Equivalent education and experience may be considered.
Aptitude for cash collections.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.