Patient Access Services Rep/UKHC
Patient Access Services Rep/UKHCRequisition Number:
Patient Access Services Representative (Remote)Department Name:
H4001:Ambulatory Patient Access ServicesWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$15.26-23.98/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
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1 yrRequired License/Registration/Certification:
The physical requirements for this position include regularly sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time; performing tasks with repetitive motions (such as typing); and walking with, pushing, pulling, and/or lifting objects weighing up to 10lbs.Shift:
Primarily Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.Job Summary:
The Patient Access Representative is responsible for providing pre-visit activities for UKHealthCare 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 compliance and comply with all UKHC policies regarding patient privacy and confidentiality. This position will also participate in unit and Enterprise activities to improve efficiency, quality, safety, and patient satisfaction. This is a full-time, remote work 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? :
Associate degree and four years of healthcare customer service experience preferred; previous experience working with patient scheduling highly preferred.Deadline to Apply:
05/03/2021University 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.