UAMS Access Coordinator II in Little Rock, Arkansas

This job was posted by : For more information, please see: *Overview:*The Access Coordinator II will meet, greet, and assist the public, answer telephones and/or coordinate appointments, referrals, consults, tests and procedures.UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:* Health: Medical, Dental and Vision plans available for staff and family* Holiday, Vacation and Sick Leave* Education discount for staff and dependents (undergraduate only)* Retirement: Up to 10% matched contribution from UAMS* Basic Life Insurance up to $50,000* Career Training and Educational Opportunities* Merchant Discounts* Concierge prescription delivery on the main campus when using UAMS pharmacy*Salary:* offered commensurate with experience.*Responsibilities:*# Perform ABN completion, schedule surgeries and/or tests.# Issues school/work excuses, send out no show letters, take patient photos.# Responsible for blocking schedules as appropriate, canceling and rescheduling appointments as requested.# Responsibilities include registration of patients, patient billing, verification of insurance coverage and responding appropriately to the requirements of third-party payors.# Assist with coordinating hospital admissions and surgery scheduling.* Collects and posts payments and issues receipts.# Responsible for reconciliation/management change fund.# Responsible for reconciliation of daily deposit & batch dollars and must complete deposit agreement.# Must be able to perform all duties of the Access Coordinator I and be able to support patient care activities as needed.# May perform other duties as assigned.*Qualifications:**Knowledge, Abilities, and Skills:** Knowledge in basic medical terminology* Ability to follow oral instruction, read, and write.* Computer/basic keyboard skills, telephone etiquette skills, and general knowledge of office machines including printers and scanners.* Excellent customer service skills.*Minimum Qualifications:** High school diploma/GED* Two (2) years customer service or healthcare experience.* Medical terminology competent within 3 months of hire*Preferred Qualifications:** Registration experiencepreferred.*This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background check. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.**UAMS is anAffirmative ActionandEqual Opportunity Employerof individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and is committed to excellence.*