Mercy Medical Center Clinton LUHS_ACCESS SPECIALIST I_88205 in United States

Department:

CH102_70000 Admitting

Expected Weekly Hours:

24

Shift:

Rotating Shift

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

Registers patients for all types of visits with a data entry accuracy rate equal to or greater than the

department standard. Transcribes physician orders and diagnosis information; collects coinsurance and deductibles at point-of-service; screens tests/exams for medical necessity; complies with all regulatory and insurance carrier requirements; ensured patient and guarantor demographic and insurance information is complete and current at each patient visit. When appropriate, screens patients for financial assistance programs available from Federal, State or Local agencies and the organization.

Minimum Education:

Required: High School Diploma

Preferred: High School Diploma plus training acquired through work experience or education

Specify Degree(s): N/A

Residency: N/A

Minimum Experience:

Required: Less than one year of previous job-related experience

Preferred: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience

Details: Work experience in medical field highly desirable in a high volume environment requiring constant interaction with internal and external customers. Demonstrates comprehensive interviewing, listening, communication and negotiation skills with customers of varied educational backgrounds and experiences. Able to work independently, make appropriate decisions; perform and prioritize multiple tasks in high-stress and fast-paced situations.

Participates as an effective team member, displaying a positive attitude and promoting teamwork. Must be able to accommodate flexible work schedules and work every other Saturday or weekend as required.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 22 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation, serving diverse communities that include more than 30 million people across 22 states. Trinity Health includes 94 hospitals, as well as 109 continuing care locations that include PACE programs, senior living facilities, and home care and hospice services. Its continuing care programs provide nearly 2.5 million visits annually.

Based in Livonia, Mich., and with annual operating revenues of $17.6 billion and assets of $24.7 billion, the organization returns $1.1 billion to its communities annually in the form of charity care and other community benefit programs. Trinity Health employs about 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Committed to those who are poor and underserved in its communities, Trinity Health is known for its focus on the country's aging population. As a single, unified ministry, the organization is the innovator of Senior Emergency Departments, the largest not-for-profit provider of home health care services — ranked by number of visits — in the nation, as well as the nation’s leading provider of PACE (Program of All Inclusive Care for the Elderly) based on the number of available programs. For more information, visit www.trinity-health.org at http://www.trinity-health.org/ . You can also follow @TrinityHealthMI on Twitter.