On-Call Patient Access Representative Jobs in Portland at Shriners Hospitals for Children – Portland
Title: On-Call Patient Access Representative
Company: Shriners Hospitals for Children – Portland
Title: Patient Access Representative
Department: Revenue Cycle
Location: Portland, OR
Hours: On Call (as needed)
Schedule: Monday-Friday works variable days and hours, between 7:30am-4:30pm as needed
Shriners Hospitals for Children – Portland is seeking a full-time Patient Access Representative to join the team! This position is responsible for and specializes in the patient registration process.
Registration/check-in of patients for hospital and clinic appointments
Accurately maintain patient data, insurance information, and other pertinent information
Obtain necessary authorization forms and accurately document information in computer
Perform insurance verification functions, for both commercial and multi-state Medicaid plans
Assist in the management of work-lists related to referrals, denials, and authorization requirements
Assist with financial counseling functions for Uninsured patients
Support new patient intake and patient scheduling functions as needed
Provide superior customer service to patients, families, visitors, and staff
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
2 years of prior patient access/registration experience, experience conducting insurance verification for both commercial and Medicaid plans
High School Diploma or equivalent is required, Associates Degree in a related field is preferred
Demonstrates proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook), and medical record programs such as Cerner, Epic, etc.
Demonstrates proficiency in HIPAA knowledge and compliance
Demonstrates excellent customer service skills, the ability to build rapport, and effective relationship building skills
Demonstrates strong time management skills and the ability to prioritize
Demonstrates strong organization skills and strong attention to detail
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work well in a team environment
Accurate keyboarding, filing, multi-line phones, and general clerical skills
Spanish language proficiency is preferred
Shriners Hospitals for Children is committed to providing the highest quality care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special healthcare needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment.
Our work environment is mission driven, high quality and provides great satisfaction to all professionals through the unique health care setting. We are an equal employment opportunity employer committed to providing challenging and rewarding careers. Shriners Hospitals for Children is a drug-free and smoke-free workplace.
All of our positions, including on-call positions, are benefits eligible. We offer a robust benefits package including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, and a 403(b) retirement plan. Employees who are 0.5 FTE or greater are also eligible for 100% company paid group life insurance, supplemental life insurance, 100% company paid short term disability, long term disability, and a generous PTO accrual. We also offer 90% reimbursement for monthly Tri-Met passes, monthly C-Tran passes and yearly Aerial Tram passes. Tri-Met passes are good for the bus, Max, and light rail.
By October 18, 2021 all candidates who accept a position with SHC-Portland must have received the complete dosing regimen of one of the COVID-19 vaccines currently authorized by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA), or possess an approved medical or religious exemption…