Northshore University Hospital Patient Support Associate in Evanston, Illinois

NorthShore University HealthSystem (NorthShore) is a premier integrated healthcare delivery system consistently ranked as a Top 15 Teaching Hospital in the United States. Headquartered in Evanston, Ill., NorthShore is a non-for-profit organization comprised of four hospitals – Evanston, Glenbrook, Highland Park and Skokie. The system includes a 950 physician multispecialty group practice with 130 locations across Chicagoland. NorthShore has annual revenues of $2.1 billion and employs more than 10,500 people. When you work for NorthShore, you will be part of an organization that encourages its employees to achieve career goals and maximize their professional potential.

Position Overview

We are currently seeking a Patient Support Associate for our Vascular Surgery Practice located in Skokie, IL. This is a full-time position and is benefits eligible. Hours will be scheduled on Monday through Friday between 8 AM and 5 PM.

Responsibilities

In this role, you will:

  • Answer phones

  • Schedule appointments

  • Collect co-payments

  • Complete patient registration

  • Provide other administrative support to the physician practice

  • Check in and check out patients

  • Verify insurances

Qualifications

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

  • One year of related experience is required; previous administrative experience working in a medical office is preferred

  • Minimum typing speed of 20 words per minute required

  • Insurance knowledge preferred

Please explore our website (www.northshore.org) to better understand how NorthShore delivers on its mission "to preserve and improve human life" through superior clinical care, academic excellence and innovative research.

NorthShore is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to individuals with disabilities. Please refer to the main career page for more information.

EOE: Race/Color/Sex/Sexual Orientation/ Gender Identity/Religion/National Origin/Disability/Vets, VEVRRA Federal Contractor.

Job: *Administrative/Customer Svc

Organization: *Medical Group

Title: Patient Support Associate

Location: IL-Evanston

Requisition ID: 66100