Location: Oakdale, CA
Admitting Clerk I ensures that all functions related to the registration of patients are completed in an efficient manner ensuring that all necessary information, authorizations and signatures are obtained. Responsible for the appropriate placement of patients in order to maximize bed utilization. Promotes customer service through active communication, understanding the needs and concerns, and providing resolution with tact, diplomacy and sensitivity.
Facilitates pre-admission scheduling activities, balances statistics and acts as a liaison to physicians’ office. Monitors patients stated insurance benefits to afford maximum reimbursement to OVHD for services rendered. Contributes to team effort by remaining flexible and open-minded, maintaining cooperative working relationships, sharing resources and information, and assisting co-workers in time of need.
High school graduate or equivalent required.
Previous registration, insurance, medical office experience preferred
Knowledge of Medical Terminology
Knowledge of computer input and skills
Good communication and guest relation skills
Able to perform basic mathematical calculations
Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred