Admitting Clerk - TEMPORARY
Northwell Health
 Bay Shore, NY

Interviews incoming patients/representatives to obtain identifying information and other data required for admission. Performs a variety of clerical duties.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Interviews patients/designee and obtains all relevant demographics, insurance information and required signatures.
  • Enters all pre-admission and admission information into Hospital Information System and verifies accuracy.
  • Collects point of service payments, as required.
  • Explains hospital regulations to patient/designee and answers questions concerning hospitalization.
  • Performs chart processing and reconciliation. Ensures completed chart accompanies patient to floor upon admission.
  • Directs or assists patients and/or visitors to appropriate department or assigned room, as needed.
  • Performs related duties, as required.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.
  • Prior customer service experience, required.
  • Data entry skills (80 keystrokes per minute), required.
  • Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational skills, required.