Texas Health Resources Admissions Specialist PRN - ER Admitting - Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest in Fort Worth, Texas
Admissions Specialist PRN
ER Admitting Department
Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest
Are you looking for a rewarding career? We’re looking for qualified Admissions Specialist like you to join our Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest family.
Work location: Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest, 6100 Harris Pkwy, Fort Worth, TX 76132.
Work environment: Emergency Room Admitting Department – Patient Access Services.
This position is located inside the Emergency Room. It is a fast-paced environment that requires quick thinking when dealing with emergency situations. In this role, the Admissions Specialist will be exposed to various clinical/medical/other emergencies as patients arrive to the ER. Most of the shift will be spent on your feet as you register patients.
PRN/As needed; Non-benefitted.
Variable schedule to include days, evenings, nights, weekends, holidays.
Must be available to attend 2-3 weeks of training period initially, Monday to Friday; 8:00am – 5:00pm.
Salary range: $15.00/hour – Maximum: $22.99/hour, based on relevant experience. PRN rate: $15.00/hour
Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Southwest Fort Worth is a 222-bed full-service facility that includes surgical and imaging services, a 24-hour emergency department, orthopedics and sports therapy, adult critical care, and a Level III neonatal intensive care unit. Texas Health Southwest Fort Worth, which has been serving Tarrant County residents since 1987, has 1,100 employees, 120 volunteers, and more than 600 physicians on its medical staff. The hospital is a Pathway to Excellence® designated hospital by American Nurses Credentialing Center, a designated UnitedHealth Premium Surgical Spine specialty center and has earned Quality Respiratory Care Recognition from the AARC. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
1 year of related experience required.
Other hospital and physician office experience is helpful.
2-3 years of Hospital Patient Registration/Patient Admissions experience highly preferred.
Medical Insurance Verification and Scheduling experience preferred.
CHAA - Certified Healthcare Access Associate upon hire preferred.
CPI - Crisis Prevention Intervention Training required within 60 days of hire date.
Skills & Abilities:
Requires good written, oral, and telephone communication skills.
Requires knowledge of general office equipment, PC’s and associated software packages.
Ability to type 35 WPM corrected for errors preferred.
Knowledge of Medical Terminology highly preferred.
Bi-lingual English/Spanish preferred.
Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest Admissions Specialists are responsible for providing an excellent patient healthcare experience at each Texas Health site, this candidate will obtain and verify patient demographics, review insurance benefits, prepare cost estimates, collect coins/copays, complete MSPQ as needed and accomplish patient education, regulatory requirements and all duties set forth in Patient Access Services. Proficient in all PAS areas, cross trained in multiple workflows, Promise Pal onboarding of new hires and extensive customer service.
Accurately gathers complete financial and demographic information to ensure medical records/billing process flows efficiently.
Obtains and/or updates verification of benefits and/or pre-certification for applicable tests and/or procedures.
Prepares, presents, and thoroughly explains applicable legal, ethical, and compliance documents; ensures proper consents are signed by the appropriate parties. Maintains documentation of the same.
Maximizes reimbursement for services rendered by appropriately identifying insurance carrier, benefits, etc. Prevents denials by ensuring timely notification of admission to insurance carriers.
Assists patients in understanding financial obligations; collects co-payments, self-pay deposits, and patient balances to reduce Accounts Receivable.
Stays abreast of and complies with applicable regulations, entity and/or system policies and procedures. Maintains customer service and/or productivity guidelines set forth by applicable leadership.
Completes other duties as assigned.
Why Texas Health: As a Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest Admissions Specialist, you will enjoy top-notch benefits including 401(k) with match, wellness programs to keep you and your family healthy and more.
At Texas Health Resources, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make Texas Health Resources a great place to work.
Here are a few of our recent awards:
2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7th year in a row)
Becker's Healthcare "150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare" (4 years running)
“America’s Best Employers for Diversity” list by Forbes
A “100 Best Workplaces for Millennials" by Fortune and Great Place to Work®
Additional perks of being a Texas Health Harris Methodist Southwest Admissions Specialist:
Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing to a teamwork environment.
Positively impact patients’ quality of life.
Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training and dedicated clinical and administrative leadership resources.
Enjoy opportunities for growth.
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