Patient Access Services Rep/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Patient Access Services Rep/UKHC

Requisition Number:

RE25146

Working Title:

Patient Access Services Representative

Department Name:

H4001:Ambulatory Patient Access Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:

07

Salary Range:

$15.26-23.98/hour

Type of Position:

Staff

Position Time Status :

Full-Time

Required Education:

AA

Click here for more information about equivalencies::

http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience:

1 yr

Required License/Registration/Certification:

None

Physical Requirements:

This position requires regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time and performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); and occasionally standing or walking with objects weighing up to 10 pounds.

Shift:

Primarily day shift, Monday through Friday, 8am-5pm.

Job Summary:

The Patient Access Representative is responsible for providing pre-visit activities for UK HealthCare patients including appointment coordination and scheduling; resolution of patient complaints; collection and verification of demographic information and insurance/payer source information and correction of registration errors; as well as maintain HIPAA compliant and comply with all UKHC polices regarding patient privacy and confidentiality. This position will also participate in unit and Enterprise activities to improve efficiency, quality, safety and patient satisfaction.

Please apply for any and all positions you feel qualified. If you do not apply for a position, you cannot be considered for the position.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

The ideal candidate will be customer service oriented; possess patient scheduling and health insurance knowledge; have the ability to multi-task with a strong emphasis on accuracy and attention to detail; be proficient in Microsoft Office, to include Outlook, PowerPoint, Word, and Excel; have excellent communication skills (both written and verbal); have solid time management, critical thinking, follow-through, and planning and organizational skills; and have a high level of respect for confidentiality.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :

No

Preferred Education/Experience:

Associate degree and four years of healthcare customer service experience preferred; previous experience working with patient scheduling highly preferred

Deadline to Apply:

11/29/2020

University Community of Inclusion:

The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

 

 

 

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Posted: 11/19/2020
Application Due: 2/17/2021
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