* Successful completion of a course in billing.
* Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook.
* Computer / Data entry skills.
* Ability to speak and communicate clearly.
* Knowledge of medical terminology
The role of each staff (team) member in the TBHC community is to bring their talent and passion to their work every day to create a connection with patients, which sees each patient as much more than their disease and goes beyond job tasks to developing relationships and trust.
Through teamwork and honoring each staff (team) member's unique contribution to the patients' experience and healing, together we achieve excellence and reveal the heart of who we are.
The Patient Access Associate is responsible for performing detailed medical record/patient look up confirming patient identifiers to avoid duplicate medical record. Register and interview patients and/or designated representative at point of service, or at bedside, to verify demographic, insurance and primary care physician information. Process to include insurance verification and eligibility, identification of PCP; includes NYCDOH birth and death registration. Monitor ED tracking board; timely bed assignments from ED and direct admits. Processes elective surgery procedures to include financial clearance. Prepares end of shift census reports for management. Scans Fiscal Intermediary documents.