Patient Services Representative II, Family Medicine

Patient Services Representative II, Family Medicine

Sutter Health | Grass Valley, CA, 95945, US
Salary Range:$34,000 – $38,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 10 days ago

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Description

Organization:

SMF-Sutter Med Foundation- Central

Position Overview:

Serves as the first point of contact for patients entering the medical facility. This job is intended for use by positions employed by an outpatient facility. Greets and checks-in patients, verifies information, schedules appointments, and updates Electronic Health record (EHR). Facilitates intake procedures such as completion of healthcare and insurance forms and collecting payments for services. Gains confidence and cooperation from the patient, their family/support group, and other healthcare providers through competent job performance and effective communication. Adheres to all organizational, local/state/federal regulations, codes, policies and procedures to ensure privacy and safety while delivering optimal patient care. May also be responsible for performing specific tasks and/or orient other staff to the department.

Job Description:

EDUCATION

* HS Diploma or equivalent education/experience

EXPERIENCE

* 1 year as typically acquired in a similar environment.

SKILLS AND KNOWLEDGE

* Basic knowledge of insurance policies and procedures, as well as patient billing.
* Ability to interpret a variety of data and instructions, furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
* Possess written and verbal communications skills to communicate with fellow team members, supervisors, patients, and other hospital personnel.
* Well-developed time management and organizational skills, including the ability to prioritize assignments and work within standardized policies and procedures to achieve objectives and meet deadlines.
* General knowledge of computer applications, such as Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and Outlook).
* Prioritize assignments and work within standardized policies and procedures to achieve objectives and meet deadlines.
* Work independently, as well as be part of the team, including accomplishing multiple tasks in an environment with interruptions.
* Identify, evaluate and resolve standard problems by selecting appropriate solutions from established options.
* Ensure the privacy of each patient's Protected Health Information (PHI).
* Build collaborate relationships with peers and other staff members to achieve departmental and corporate objectives.

Job Shift:

Days

Schedule:

Full Time

Shift Hours:

8

Days of the Week:

Friday, Monday, Thursday, Tuesday, Wednesday

Weekend Requirements:

None

Benefits:

Yes

Unions:

No

Position Status:

Non-Exempt

Weekly Hours:

40

Employee Status:

Regular

Number of Openings:

1

Sutter Health Affiliates are equal opportunity employers EOE/M/F/Disability/Veterans.