If youï¿½ve always wanted to work in healthcare, then Conifer Health Solutions has the opportunity youï¿½ve been waiting for!
We are actively interviewing for a Lead Patient Registration Representative for our new micro-hospital thatï¿½s opening soon in Tucson, AZ. If you have a passion for helping people, enjoy delivering customer service, and are energetic and outgoing; weï¿½d love to talk with you!
This position works Monday through Friday from 1:00pm until 9:00pm in the Patient Access department. This is a fantastic opportunity to learn both patient registration and scheduling functions!
Demonstrates knowledge of departmental financial clearance and displays Patient Access leadership skills to lead a wide range of duties which may include but not limited to: performing scheduling, registration, patient pre-admission and admission, reception and discharge functions. Leads shift Patient Access Operations, drives team performance accountability, and collaborates with Department leaders in process and operational excellence.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES
Advance Customer service skills and experience
Ability to work in a fast paced environment
High level working knowledge of all Software programs and equipment
Knowledge of function and relationships within a hospital environment preferred
Ability to receive and express detailed information through oral and written communications
Advanced Understanding of Third Party Payor requirements preferred
Advanced Understanding of Compliance standards preferred
Advanced Patient Liability Collection performance and high achievement in productivity
Must be crossed trained in all Patient Access service areas
Uses proper negotiation techniques to professionally collect money owed by our Patients/Guarantors
Builds and maintains collaborative relationships with both internal and external Clients that lead to more effective communication and a higher level of productivity and accuracy
Identifies opportunities to improve patient relations and shorten the time it takes to handle registration processes
Minimum typing skills of 35 wpm
Course in Medical Terminology required
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE
High School Diploma or GED required
2-4 year college degree in Business, Accounting, Medical Administration or related area preferred
2 ï¿½ 4 years experience in medical facility, health insurance, or related area
3ï¿½ 5 years experience in Patient Access preferred
Must be able to sit at computer terminal for extended periods of time
Occasionally lift/carry items weighing up to 25 lbs.
Frequent prolonged standing, sitting, and walking
Occasionally push a wheelchair to assist patients with mobility problems.
In addition to fostering a positive work environment with internal career growth opportunities for our employees, we offer a generous comprehensive Total Rewards Package that includes:
Health, Dental & Vision Coverage (31st day of employment for full-time, regular employees)**
401(k) retirement plan**
Paid Time Off (PTO)**
10 Company Paid Holidays**
Employee Assistance Programs**
Opportunities for monthly bonus incentives**
**Available for full-time, regular employees of Conifer Health Solutions after meeting certain eligibility requirements
ABOUT CONIFER HEALTH SOLUTIONS
As a part of the Tenet and Catholic Health Initiatives family, Conifer Health brings 30 years of healthcare industry expertise to clients in more than 135 local regions nationwide. We help our clients strengthen their financial and clinical performance, serve their communities and succeed at the business of healthcare. Conifer Health helps organizations transition from volume to value-based care, enhance the consumer and patient healthcare experience and improve quality, cost and access to healthcare.
Job: Patient Access
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905005150
About Conifer Health Solutions
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.