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Texas Health Resources Admission Specialist - Full Time Wed-Sat Evenings/Overnight - Kaufman in Kaufman, Texas

Admission Specialist

Are you looking for a rewarding career with family-friendly hours and top-notch benefits? We are looking for a qualified Admission Specialist like you to join our Texas Health family.

Position Highlights:

  • Work location: Texas Health Kaufman, Kaufman, TX

  • Department: Admitting

  • Work hours: Full Time; 36 Hours; Wednesday – Friday 4:00 pm – 12:30 am and Saturday 7:00 pm – 7:30 am

  • Salary range: $15.57 – $25.08 per hour (based on relevant experience)

At Texas Health Kaufman we take seriously our mission to improve the health of those in our community. We are a 91-bed, acute-care, full-service hospital serving our community since 1979. Our location in the Kaufman provides convenient care to the residents of Henderson counties, Kaufman, Crandall, Forney, Terrell, southern Dallas, and the surrounding areas.

If you’re looking for diagnostic and imaging services or outpatient physical therapy, we’ve got it. Plus, we’re a Pathway to Excellence hospital and provide top-notch respiratory care, nuclear medicine, and emergency medicine.

And talk about award winning. Texas Health Kaufman is a Joint Commission-certified facility.

As part of the Texas Health family, we employ over 24,000 employees and are among the areas top five largest employers. Come be a part of our exceptional team as we continue to provide outstanding care and deliver award winning results. You belong here.

Qualifications:

Education:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent required.

Experience:

  • 1-year related experience required.

Licenses and Certifications:

  • CHAA – Certified Healthcare Access Associate upon hire preferred.

Skills:

  • 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.

  • General knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

Position Responsibilities:

Essential Functions:

  • 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 Admission Specialist , you’ll enjoy top-notch benefits including 401(k) with match, paid time off, competitive health insurance choices, healthcare and dependent care spending account options, wellness programs to keep you and your family healthy, tuition reimbursement, a student loan repayment program and more.

At Texas Health, our people make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, people-first, excellence-driven culture make Texas Health Kaufman a great place to work.

Here are a few of our recent awards:

  • 2021 FORTUNE Magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®” (7 th 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 an Admission Specialist :

  • Gain a sense of accomplishment by contributing to a teamwork environment.

  • Receive excellent mentorship, comprehensive training, and dedicated leadership resources.

  • Enjoy opportunities for growth.

Explore our Texas Health careers site for info like Benefits , Job Listings by Category , recent Awards we’ve won and more.

Do you still have questions or concerns? Feel free to email your questions to recruitment@texashealth.org

Employment opportunities are only reflective of wholly owned Texas Health Resources entities.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employees or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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