• Access Coordinator I

    Posted Date 1 week ago(1 week ago)
    Requisition ID
    2018-41475
    Category
    Professional
    Position Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Department
    ICE CORE IRC Call Ctr-Surgical Specialty
    Post End Date
    9/30/2018
  • Overview

    The Access Coordinator I provides comprehensive support for the patient care activities. This position may meet, greet, and assist the public and answers telephones and/or may coordinate appointments.   The position may order and maintain supplies and perform other duties to support the patient care activities as needed.

     

    Salary offered commensurate to experience

     

     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

    Responsibilities

    • Schedules, reschedules, and coordinates appointments using the hospital systems by performing visit notifications of patients
    • Conducts pre-registration as needed.
    • Inputs and/or updates accurate patient information.
    • Processes walk-ins, creates new patient charts, and accesses systems for orders as appropriate.  
    • Conducts insurance verification and benefit explanation by running eligibility on patients, requests outside records, and gathers outside medical records from referrals, and files patient charts as needed. 
    • Meets, greets, and assists the public, answers telephones in a professional and friendly manner. 

    Qualifications

    High school diploma/GED. Computer/basic keyboard skills, telephone etiquette skills, and general knowledge of office machines including printers and scanners required. Knowledge in basic medical terminology preferred, medical terminology competent within 3 months of hire. Registration experience is preferred.

    Physical Requirements

    Stand: Occasionally
    Sit: Continuously
    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: Continuously
    Talk: Continuously
    Hear: Continuously
    Taste or smell: Never
    Read, concentrate, think analytically: Continuously
    Physical Environment: Inside Office Environment
    Noise Level: Moderate
    Visual Requirements: Color discrimination, Depth perception, Far visual acuity, Near visual acuity
    Hazards: None

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