Patient Registrar - Postpartum Outpatient Clinic (Per Diem)

Admin/Clerical Kirkland, Washington

Department: Postpartum Outpatient Clinic
Job Type: Per Diem Shift: Day
Hours/Week: 1
Req: 41654


Description

The Patient Registrat is responsible for performing direct patient care tasks related to the Postpartum Outpatient Clinics, under the supervision of the Assistant Manager and assumes secretarial/patient registration duties for  Postpartum services.

Pre-registers all outpatients into the computer system, using the demographic and financial information supplied from patients.

Interviews patients, relatives, or other responsible individuals to obtain biographical, demographic, and financial information for patients who did not pre-register for services.

Prepares all registration documentation for distribution to various hospital departments and the physicians and midwives.

Calls patients the day before appointments to remind them of their visit, the time of the appointment, and where to come.

Performs other duties as assigned.

License, Certification, Education or Experience:

REQUIRED for the position: High School graduate or equivalent, Two (2) years prior experience in a hospital or medical setting with admitting, registration, and scheduling of patients,Knowledge of medical terminology

DESIRED for the position: Working knowledge of capitation, Medicare, DSHS, and other third party reimbursement regulations