Baptist Memorial Health Care Patient Access Specialist in Jackson, Mississippi

To obtain all necessary information for admission including pre-registration, insurance verification/authorization, collection of deposits and amounts due prior to discharge. Performs all other duties as assigned.

Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent Required. 2 years college Preferred or Associate's Degree Preferred. * Experience: 1 year General-Business Required. 1 year Health/Medical - Business Preferred. License/Certification/Registries (valid for the State of MS): Certified Healthcare Access Associate (CHAA) Preferred, or Certified Healthcare Access Manager (CHAM) Preferred. ** Skills: Type 35 wpm and operate copier, telephone, fax machine, and scanner. Must have interpersonal skills sufficient to effectively and cordially interact with staff, patients, medical staff, families and visitors. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

Lawson Position Code #: DJOB

Day Shift: No

Night Shift: Yes

Department Name: Patient Access Services

External Company Name: Baptist Memorial Health Care Corporation

External Company URL: http://www.baptistonline.org