Registration Admission Representative I
Job Requisition: 6635
Department: Patient Acctg-Patient Access
Schedule: Per Diem
Shift: Day / Evening / Night Shift with rotating weekend
Location: Washington, DC
Posted Date: August 1, 2018
At MedStar Washington Hospital Center all members of our team share a single focus – providing world-class care at every moment. Here, you’ll be part of our mutual commitment toward better outcomes for all of our patients. Because each decision you make matters to us all.
This is your opportunity to make each moment count, every single day. This is your time to launch a career with MedStar Washington Hospital Center.
- This is the first job in a series of two that are involved in the registration and/or admission of patients at WHC. This job may be located in Patient Access Services, Outpatient Registration, or in a department. Schedules patient appointments, registers patients, verifies or obtains demographic/ insurance information, and receives payments. May greet patients, answer the phone, validate insurance, answer questions/give patient information regarding preparation for tests/exams, and perform related clerical functions.
- High school degree or GED diploma is required. May require up to l year of technical or other specialized training, such as training in typing/keyboarding/word-processing and office administrative procedures including customer service etc. Requires the ability to read and write; and knowledge of grammar, and arithmetic including fractions and decimals. May require the use of standard office/medical equipment (i.e., typewriter, personal computer, data terminal, on-line printer, calculator, telephone, facsimile, copier, sterilizing equipment, blood pressure cuff, or tables); the preparation, comparison or checking of reports, records and related data; and basic use of formulas, charts, tables, drawings and knowledge of their application.
- From six to twelve months experience required as Office Assistant I or equivalent required, demonstrating organizational skills and a working familiarity with office computers (PC’s and/or mainframes) performing word-processing/typing and/or data entry.
- None for this position.
About MedStar Health
MedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, D.C., region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.