Northwell Health DIC Registration Associate- Saturday 8am-4:30pm- Must have availability to do training during the week in Garden City, New York

Req Number 001GYX

Job Category General Clerical/Secretarial

Job Description

As a DIC Registration Associate you will perform a variety of registration and reception and duties in support of outpatient access to diagnostic imaging center services.

Responsibilities include:

  • Performs patient registration duties at time of appointment:

  • Greets patients and collects required demographic, insurance and referral information.

  • Enters data into department computer system.

  • Obtains appropriate signatures on medical, legal and financial forms.

  • Verifies insurance coverage, referral and pre-certification information with third party carriers for scheduled appointment/procedure.

  • Provides patients with pertinent information related to appointment and benefits coverage/financial responsibility.

  • Directs patients to appropriate areas following registration.

  • Reviews patient registration records to ensure accuracy of demographic, insurance and financial information, as required.

  • Performs various receptionist duties and maintains reception area.

  • Responds to and resolves patient questions and issues, as needed. Informs management of complex registration issues, as needed.

  • Collects and distributes needed information, records and reports, as required.

  • Performs related duties as required.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Previous customer service experience, required.

  • Working knowledge of computer applications, required.

  • Data entry skills (80 keystrokes per minute), required.

  • Medical terminology knowledge, preferred.

  • Ability to communicate effectively.