Patient Access Representative - Per Diem

  • UCLA Health
  • Los Angeles, CA, USA
  • Nov 24, 2022
Full Time Administration/Operations

Job Description

Responsibilities

The Per Diem Access Representative pre-registers, pre-admits, and admits patients by telephone and/or in person. In this per diem role, you will:

 

·         Collect accurate demographic information

·         Review and interpret insurance benefits

·         Obtain prior authorizations

·         Collect cash

·         Interact with public assistance programs (i.e. Medi-Cal, CCS)

·         Interact with physicians/office personnel as well as other hospital personnel (i.e., SDA, OPSU, nursing units)

·         Refer appropriate cases to other internal and external sources to assist patients with discharge/post-hospital care

 

Note: This posted position is 1 of 9 positions available for hire. All applicants will apply through this requisition and if selected will be hired into one of the available positions. 


Qualifications

We’re seeking a detail-oriented, self-directed professional with:

 

·       Working knowledge of eligibility and working provisions of third-party sponsors

·       General knowledge of medical terminology

·       Ability to write concise, grammatically correct reports and correspondence

·       Ability to type 55 words per minute (WPM)

·       Proficient in basic math

·       Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, specifically Excel, Word, and Outlook

·       Bilingual English/Spanish preferred

·       Must be available for weekends and holiday coverage

 

Note: May be subject to test in qualifying skills

 


UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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Employment Type

FULL TIME