Community Healthcare System Registration Rep - Registry in Munster, Indiana

Registration Rep - Registry

Job ID:21549

Category:Administrative & Clerical

Facility:Community Healthcare System Registry

Department:Nursing Registry

Schedule:Supplemental

Hours:Hours will vary

Job Details:Registry Registration Reps float between several different providers. Travel is a must. Under the direction of the Director / Office Supervisor, the Registration Representative will be responsible to greet and assist patients and visitors. Ascertains the patient's needs and directs them accordingly. Registers patients in accordance with established standards and policies. Performs all front office duties including performing check-in functions, verifying patient information is up-to-date and documented in the computer and chart, answering the telephones, scheduling patient appointments, entering physician' charges daily, balancing the cash drawer daily, and collection of all self pay monies, co-pays, and patients balances. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: High School diploma (or GED equivalent) required. Minimum of 1 year experience in a medical office setting preferred.Proficiency with Windows based desktop application is required. PC keyboard data entry skills are required as well as the ability to type a minimum of 30-35 wpm. Basic knowledge of computers, office equipment, medical terminology, and health insurance/managed care plans is required. CPT/ICD-9 and 10 coding knowledge is preferred. Excellent attitude, interpersonal skills, and communication abilities are necessary to interact with patients, physicians, and other hospital staff. Ability to handle multiple tasks in a fast paced environment is required.