Patient Care Technician-1

MUSC, Columbia, SC, Openings : 1,
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Job Description Summary

The Patient Access Services Representative reports to the Patient Access Services Supervisor. Under general supervision, the Patient Access Services Representative provides high level customer service while facilitating accurate and timely completion of registration verifying and preparing all patient accounts for inpatient and outpatient billing to maximize payment for Hospital and Clinic services. This position reviews and verifies all payment methods available (insurance, self-pay, agency) and patient insurance information. This role works with patients to set up payment arrangements and to arrange/apply for assistance programs. The Patient Access Services Representative assists in collecting copayments and deductibles and solves basic billing inquiries.

Entity

Medical University Hospital Authority (MUHA)

Worker Type

Employee

Worker Sub-Type

Regular

Cost Center

CC004332 4T Progressive Care Unit (PCU)

Pay Rate Type

Hourly

Pay Grade

Health-19

Scheduled Weekly Hours

36

Work Shift

Day (United States of America)

Job Description

Patient Care Tech I

The Patient Access Services Representative reports to the Patient Access Services Supervisor. Under general supervision, the Patient Access Services Representative provides high level customer service while facilitating accurate and timely completion of registration verifying and preparing all patient accounts for inpatient and outpatient billing to maximize payment for Hospital and Clinic services. This position reviews and verifies all payment methods available (insurance, self-pay, agency) and patient insurance information. This role works with patients to set up payment arrangements and to arrange/apply for assistance programs. The Patient Access Services Representative assists in collecting copayments and deductibles and solves basic billing inquiries.

Education:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent

Work Experience:

Education: High School Degree or Equivalent

Work Experience: 0-6months

Certifications/Licenses:

  • Certification as a Patient Care Technician (PCT) preferred
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required

Skills and Abilities:

  • Proficient in basic patient care techniques and procedures
  • Ability to effectively communicate and collaborate with patients, families, and healthcare team members
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills
  • Ability to prioritize and manage multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated commitment to providing compassionate and patient-centered care

Responsibilities:

Additional Job Description

Work Experience:

Education: High School Degree or Equivalent

Work Experience: 0-6months

If you like working with energetic enthusiastic individuals, you will enjoy your career with us!

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Last Date For Apply: 2024-06-12 00:00:00 Job Type : FULL_TIME, Employment Type : FULL_TIMEApply Here