Patient Service Representative - Primary Care - 123039
#123039 Patient Service Representative - Primary CareFiling Deadline: Tue 5/30/2023
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Under supervision, provides front desk support by performing variety of clerical and Under supervision of the Practice Manager, the Patient Service Representative provides front desk support by performing variety of clerical and receptionist duties in support of daily patient services within clinical areas: greets patients, check in and check out procedures, appointment scheduling, insurance and authorization verification, updating patient demographics, audit billing documents, disposition appointments, co-pay collection, managing/monitoring petty cashdrawer, and working closely with Center physicians, nurses, staff and other UCSD departments. Other related duties as assigned.
Three (3) years previous related experience in a large complex healthcare setting.
Strong knowledge of third party payors including federal, state, and private health plans.
Demonstrated computer skills/ability to work between multiple systems during calls.
Ability to work in an interactive environment.
Possess excellent customer service skills.
Ability to maintain strict confidentiality.
- Experience in a fast paced, multi-specialty clinic.
- Authorization and registration experience.
- Urgent (walk-in clinic) or Primary Care experience.
- Must be able to work various hours based on business needs. Possible overtime.
- Must be willing and able to float to other locations as requested.
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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
Factors in determining the appropriate compensation for a role include experience, skills, knowledge, abilities, education, licensure and certifications, and other business and organizational needs. The Hiring Pay Scale referenced in the job posting is the budgeted salary or hourly range that the University reasonably expects to pay for this position. The Annual Full Pay Range may be broader than what the University anticipates to pay for this position, based on internal equity, budget, and collective bargaining agreements (when applicable).
Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).
If applicable, life-support certifications (BLS, NRP, ACLS, etc.) must include hands-on practice and in-person skills assessment; online-only certification is not acceptable.
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