Strength Through Diversity
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Dept- Jackson Heights
Title: Offsite Patient Coordinator I
The Offsite Patient Coordinator I greets and establishes
first contact with patients in the practice or via telephone. This
individual performs in a reception capacity, confirms and updates patient
demographics and verifies insurance as necessary to ensure that patients have
Roles & Responsibilities:
patients either in person or via telephone, and updates their insurance/demographics
in the practice management system.
Obtains insurance authorizations as required.
the patient’s arrival with appropriate staff, and ensures that the patient’s
medical record is available for the physician.
HIPAA-related paperwork and other institutional forms as necessary.
waiting area on a routine basis and ensures that patients are kept advised of
schedule patient for follow-up appointment as needed. Provides patient with guidelines for
requesting medical records, if necessary.
perform simple charge entry tasks and enter payments collected from patients.
phones for practice and schedule appointments.
HIPAA and any other governmental or state agency requirements regarding the
appropriate handling of PHI documents.
initiate reminder phones calls for next day appointments.
other related duties.
- 1 year minimum of physician practice experience.
- Must have a minimum of one week of training on site
(provided by the practice)
- Medical Office setting experience preferred, including
utilizing a computerized program for physician scheduling.
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.