Surgical Care Affiliates

  • Admission Clerk

    Job Location US-TX-Austin
    Type
    Full-Time
    # of Openings
    1
  • Overview

    SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 210 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 7,500 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit www.scasurgery.com.

     

    Facility Description: Stonegate Surgery Center is a beautiful Ambulatory Surgical Center in Austin, Texas. We have five OR Suites and specialize in orthopedic, general, podiatry, plastics and pain management procedures.  We’re growing and are currently searching for a full-time Admission Clerk. We are open on Monday through Friday.

    Accountabilities / Responsibilities

    • Greet patients and visitors to the facility. Notify facility personnel of arrival as needed.
    • Verify patient identity, financial, demographic and insurance information.
    • Directs patient to review NPPR/ HIPAA information.
    • Obtain patient/responsible party signatures.
    • Accept and record patient cost share payments.
    • Greet and direct visitors to the correct departments.
    • Maintain clean and tidy waiting room/lobby area.
    • Act as a resource for facility visitors and physicians.
    • Answer all incoming calls to the facility.
    • Relay information in accurate, concise manner.
    • Maintains patient privacy per HIPAA regulations.

     

    Key Responsibilities:

    • Possess basic knowledge of medical terminology.
    • Knowledge of insurance lines of business.
    • Knowledge of standard coordination of benefits methodology.
    • Typing or keyboarding skills.
    • Medical records tasks as needed.
    • Knowledge of office machines (i.e. computer, scanner, fax, copier, multi-line phone system with voicemail, etc.).
    • Knowledgable of HIPPA guidelines, Red Flag Rules, and Medicare Conditions of Coverage requirements
    • Versatile and willing to coordinate with and participate in, when necessary, all other aspects of the Business Office.
    • Possess strong initiative to get daily work finished and processed.
    • Is courteous, understanding and sympathetic toward patients, physicians and others.
    • Maintains regular attendance.
    • Ability to handle confidential information.
    • Ability to set priorities and work independently.
    • Warm, friendly personality with a commitment to treat patients with compassion and respect.
    • Ability to interact in a positive manner and to communicate well with patients, families, co-workers, physicians, supervisor and other facility teammates.
    • Ability to handle multiple tasks.
    • Ability to use discretion in dealing with the public.

    Qualifications

    • High school diploma or equivalent
    • Three – five years’ experience in a medical office, hospital, outpatient surgery center or related field
    • Computer experience, Excel, Word, Medical Billing Software and Applications
    • Working knowledge of Medical Terminology

    Please send resumes to Lisa.Filoteo@scasurgery.com

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