Patient Access Rep I, II, III - Part Time - 125567
#125567 Patient Access Rep I, II, III - Part TimeInitial Review Date: Wed 10/25/2023
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Alvarado Hospital Medical Center will soon be UC San Diego Health East Campus. As the region's only academic health system, we are dedicated to providing exceptional patient care and fostering a collaborative and supportive work environment. We invite current Alvarado Hospital employees and other job seekers to join our team and contribute to our mission of delivering outstanding patient care through commitment to the community, groundbreaking research and inspired teaching.
Number of job vacancies are subject to increase or decrease due to departmental needs.
Depending on experience and qualifications of the selected candidate, this position will be hired at the I, II, or III level.
UC San Diego Health's Revenue Cycle department supports the organization's mission to deliver outstanding patient care and to create a healthier world - one life at a time. We are a diverse, patient-focused, high-performing team with a commitment to quality, collaboration, and continuous improvement that enables us to deliver the maximum standard of care to our patients. We offer challenging career opportunities in a fast-paced and innovative environment and we embrace individuals who demonstrate a deep passion for problem-solving and customer service.
Under the direct supervision of the Access Manager, the Patient Access Rep/HA 1 pre-registers, pre-admits, and admits patients by telephone and/or in person. Assists with the efficient collection of accurate demographic information, reviews insurance benefits, obtains prior authorizations, patient estimates, cash collections, interacts with physicians/office personnel as well as other hospital personnel, and assist patients with discharge/post-hospital care. Interact with hospital departments including but not limited to Utilization Review and Patient Business Services to ensure correct and timely reimbursement. Provides support to higher level Patient Access Reps and other related duties as assigned.
- Minimum One (1) year of recent experience in Customer Service or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Current Alvarado Hospital Medical Center experience.
Experience in a medical office or hospital setting.
Current qualified Alvarado part-time employees working in this department may be eligible for grandfathered status in a part-time appointment.
Must be able to work various hours, days, shifts, on-call, and various locations based on the 24-hour Medical Center's business needs.
Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.
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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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