The Access Coordinator II will meet, greet, and assist the public, answer telephones and/or coordinate appointments, referrals, consults, tests and procedures.tests and procedures.
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving the health, health care, and well-being of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate with experience.
Responsibilities include registration of patients, patient billing, verification of insurance coverage and responding appropriately to the requirements of third-party payors. This position will also assist with hospital admissions and surgery scheduling. Must be able to perform all duties of the Access Coordinator I and be able to support patient care activities as needed.
High school diploma/GED plus 2 years customer service or healthcareexperience. Computer/basic keyboard skills, telephone etiquette skills,and general knowledge of office machines including printers and scannersrequired. Knowledge in basic medical terminology preferred, medicalterminology competent within 3 months of hire. Registration experienceis preferred.
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check and drug screen. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant except as provided by law. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.
UAMS is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by telephone at (501) 686-6432 and let us know the nature of your request. We will only respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).