Collects, verifies, enters, and monitors appropriate patient data in the computer in compliance with the Federal, State, and Hospital confidentiality policies. Ensures all necessary paperwork is completed and appropriately signed by the patient in order to admit for inpatient, outpatient, emergency, or surgical services. Verifies the patients demographic information and insurance coverage. This may be done in person or via phone or Bed side upon admission.
Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
High School Diploma or equivalent preferred
Computer experience required
Familiarity with healthcare billing and diagnostic coding preferred