• Patient Access Specialist

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(6/12/2018 12:21 PM)
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  • Job Description

    Patient Access Specialist


    Join one of the nation’s most comprehensive academic medical centers, University of Chicago Medicine, in an engaging and thought-driven role as the Patient Access Specialist. This is a unique opportunity as this role supports the new partnership between UCM and the WNBA Chicago Sky. In this role, the Patient Access Specialist will have designated duties for both the Chicago Sky team and the UCM Orthopaedic Oncology Department.


    Chicago Sky Coordinator Responsibilities:

    • Field calls from the team
    • Schedule appointments according to protocols
    • Route paperwork
    • Register patients
    • Perform concierge services
    • Order supplies required for the arena/games
    • Escort players to visits
    • Review billing accounts to verify bills are routed appropriately


    UCM Oncology Intake Coordinator Responsibilities:

    • Field calls from Oncology patients
    • Coordinate/scheduling complex appointments
    • Serve as point of contact for referring physicians and patients
    • Perform registration for outside imaging
    • Obtain pathology slides required for new patients to see MD
    • Other duties as assigned to support the Orthopaedic practice


    Required Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited educational body
    • 3-5 years of experience working in a high-volume healthcare environment
    • Knowledge of scheduling templates, insurance verification, hospital billing practices, HIPPA regulations

    Why Join Us

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion


    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront,

    University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs


    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.


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