Ascension Health Representative - Patient Registration in Binghamton, New York

Job ID: 274906

Representative - Patient Registration

Binghamton, New York

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Representative - Patient Registration

City, State: Binghamton, NY

Location: Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp

Department: Emergency Services Admin 001

Additional Job Details: PRN Rotating, 0 Hours, Weekly

About Us

We'd like to invite you on a journey…to a place where healthcare becomes healthier. Here at Lourdes, we're blessed with a rare combination. We offer some of the latest technology medical science offers. And the kind of compassion every patient needs.

Lourdes continues our 90+ year legacy of serving individuals in our community as part of Ascension, the largest nonprofit health system in the U.S and world’s largest Catholic health system. Ascension Lourdes connects your healthcare through 2,250 doctors, nurses and associates who provide compassionate, personalized care for all from the hospital to the home.

Come join our team.

Job Description

Job Summary:

As the Patient Registration Representative, you are an important part of the team, as you ensure the smooth operational administrative function of the Emergency Department, by performing clerical and receptionist duties associated with patient registration.

Responsibilities In This Role Include:

  • You will greet patients and visitors, respond to questions/concerns and direct them to the appropriate location. You will additionally, provide on-going communication with clinical staff regarding patient status.

  • Collecting and entering all necessary demographic, clinical, billing and insurance information from patients or responsible parties.

  • You will explain processes and forms to patients prior to securing signatures and ensures that all documents are properly signed and witnessed as required.

  • You will determine and accept required payments, including co-pays and deductibles.

Qualifications

Education & Work Experience:

  • HS or Equivalent required

  • Six months clerical and customer service experience.

  • One to two years of registration and customer service experience and knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.