Registration Clerk - Institute for Joint Replacement Clinic - Per-diem 8-hr - Days

Washington Hospital - Fremont, CA3.8

Salary Range: $28.05-$34.27

Summary of Duties - Responsible for gathering, identifying, screening and completing the patient information relating to registration for clinic visits and x-rays. Preparation of clinical documents in preparation for the patient visit. Correctly identifies insurance data in EPIC, Centricity and MediTalk EHR systems to insure proper billing information is documented. Collects necessary deposits and/or co-payment at the time the patient is registered and drops charges in EPIC and turns charge tickets into the private practice billing department. Handles heavy phone calls and voicemail.

Educational Requirements: Required high school diploma or equivalent. Medical terminology courses preferred.

Experience Requirements: Six (6) months to one (1) year on the job registration or admitting experience required. Healthcare experience required. Experience in an Orthopedic Joint Replacement clinic with EPIC, Centricity and MediTalk EHR preferred. Understanding of insurance coverage, workers comp a must and medical terminology required for accurate recording of patient medical and financial information. Great phone personality, able to multitask, self starter, detailed oriented. Able to exercise appropriate decision in determining follow-up actions, work effectively under changing work assignments throughout Admissions/Registration.

Special Skills or Abilities: 35 wpm typing required. Good verbal and written communication skills and computer skills, good spelling, and proficient computer skills. EMR exp.