Patient Registrar

  • MaineHealth
  • Norway, ME 04268, USA
  • Aug 26, 2021

Job Description

Summary

  • Position Summary
    • The Patient Registrar collects, verifies, enters, and monitors appropriate patient data in the computer in compliance with the federal, state, and hospital confidentiality policies. Ensures all necessary paperwork is completed and appropriately signed by the patient in order to admit for inpatient, outpatient, emergency, or surgical services.  Verifies the patient’s demographic information and insurance coverage.  This may be done in person or via phone or bedside upon admission.  The hours for this position are Fridays 5:00 pm until 10:00, Saturdays and Sundays 3:00 pm - 11:30 pm.
  • Required Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSAs)
    • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent preferred.
    • License/Certifications: Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) desired.
    • Experience: Computer experience required. Minimum of one year customer service or data entry experience in a health care environment preferred.
    • Familiarity with healthcare billing and diagnostic coding preferred