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Access Coordinator II

Access Coordinator II

Requisition ID 
2018-41168
Category 
Administrative
Position Type 
Regular Full-Time
Sub Category 
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Department 
REP UAMS - SC Clinic Office
Posted Date 
1/31/2018
Post End Date 
3/3/2018

More information about this job

Overview

The Access Coordinator II will meet, greet, and assist the public, answer telephones and/or coordinate appointments, referrals, consults, tests and procedures.

 

 

UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:

  • Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family
  • Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)
  • Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS
  • Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000
  • Career Training and Educational Opportunities
  • Merchant Discounts
  • Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy

Salary offered commensurate to experience

Responsibilities

  • Registration of patients, patient billing, verification of insurance coverage and responding appropriately to the requirements of third-party payors.
  • Assist with hospital admissions and surgery scheduling.
  • Perform all duties of the Access Coordinator I and be able to support patient care activities as needed.
  • May perform other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

High school diploma/GED plus 2 years' experience in registration or scheduling in a healthcare environment required. Computer and basic keyboarding skills, telephone etiquette skills, and general knowledge of office machines including printers and scanners required. Knowledge in basic medical terminology preferred. 

 

Salary: Negotiable

 

UAMS is an inclusive Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence. 

Physical Requirements

Stand: Occasionally
Sit: Frequently
Walk: Occasionally
Bend, crawl, crouch, kneel, stoop, or reach overhead: Occasionally
Lift, push, pull, carry weight: 11 - 25 lbs
Use hands to touch, handle, or feel: Occasionally
Talk: Occasionally
Hear: Frequently
Taste or smell: Occasionally
Read, concentrate, think analytically: Occasionally
Physical Environment: Inside Medical Facility Environment, Inside Office Environment
Noise Level: Moderate
Visual Requirements: Color discrimination, Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity
Hazards: Biological, Chemical