Patient Services Coordinator II

Swedish Health Services Issaquah, WA
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Patient Services Coordinator II (1.0 FTE, Days) to work in Patient Registration at Swedish Issaquah in Issaquah, WA.

The Patient Service Coordinator II is responsible and accountable for the support and clinic coordination of multiple patient care services as well as patient orientation for the Swedish Cancer Institute on multiple campuses, exercising independence in the planning and accomplishment of a wide spectrum of clerical duties.

In this position you will:

* Scheduling of new patients

* Coordinating clinic schedule to determine availability for appointments

* Coordinating with other departments involved in patient appointments and care, such as transportation and interpreter services

* Acquire insurance verifications, referrals and authorizations

* Prepare and maintain the patient's medical record

Required qualifications for this position include:

* High school education or GED

* Medical Terminology Certification or successful completion of a Medical Terminology course within 6 months from date of hire

* Working knowledge of Microsoft Business Office software products (i.e. Outlook, Word, Excel, etc.)

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

* Associate Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school with emphasis in Health Care preferred

* Minimum of one year related experience in a healthcare setting preferred

* Experience obtaining insurance verifications, referrals, and authorizations

* Knowledge of medical terminology

About the Issaquah Campus.

With advances in technology, an environmentally friendly design and new hospital infrastructure, the campus is designed to be different. The new campus provides a broad range of inpatient and outpatient medical services including oncology, cardiac care, obstetrics, pediatric specialty care, emergency services, primary care and a host of other medical and surgical services and specialists.