Front Desk Coordinator - Moores Cancer Center - 126068
#126068 Front Desk Coordinator - Moores Cancer CenterExtended Review Date: Tue 11/21/2023
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Under the supervision of the Clinical Operations Supervisor, the Front Desk Coordinator is responsible for a variety of clerical and administrative duties in support of daily patient services within all clinical areas. The scope encompasses greeting patients, check-in and check-out procedures, patient registration, insurance verification, and appointment scheduling for various Cancer Services clinics including, but not limited to, the Multi-Specialty Clinic, BMT, Breast Clinic and Hillcrest Cancer Clinic.
The Front Desk Coordinator conducts registration, insurance, and authorization verification, updating patient demographics, appointment arrival, co-pay collection, printing of appropriate check-in forms, printing of wrist bands, managing/monitoring petty cash (cash drawer), clinic and infusion workqueue review/update, managing and responding to Epic InBasket messages, contacting patients to schedule appointments, documenting via telephone encounters/staff messages via Epic, and working closely with physicians, nurses, staff and other UCSD departments and staff.
Three (3) years of relevant experience working in a large healthcare organization.
Prior scheduling experience.
Proven knowledge of third-party payors, including federal, state, and private health plans.
Experience with patient check-in/check-out and cash handling.
Demonstrated experience with insurance and authorizations.
Possess strong computer skills and be able to work between multiple systems during calls.
Must have excellent customer service skills.
- Oncology experience.
- Outpatient experience.
- Epic-Cadence experience.
- Bilingual English/Spanish
- Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs; Occasional Overtime/Holiday coverage.
- Work locations including La Jolla, Hillcrest, and Kearny Mesa locations as needed.
- Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
Pay Transparency Act
Annual Full Pay Range: $53,077 - $65,960 (will be prorated if the appointment percentage is less than 100%)
Hourly Equivalent: $25.42 - $31.59
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