Mount Sinai Careers

PATIENT ACCESS REPRESENTATIVE I

New York, New York
Professional / Managerial / Administrative


Job Description

Mount Sinai Health System Careers

Do you have what it takes to wear the badge?

 

At the Mount Sinai Health System, patient care takes many forms. Our support services team members are responsible for creating a safe and welcoming environment for our patients so they can focus on what truly matters - healing. Every day brings new challenges—and each day offers the opportunity to improve the lives of patients and families in every community we serve.

 

Are you ready to discover the world of limitless possibilities that comes with wearing the badge? Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story of unrivaled patient care!

 
What You’ll Do:
  • Answers phones efficiently, providing timely, and courteous access into the system

    Listens closely to all the customers’ requests and concerns and follow through appropriately

    Obtains complete and accurate demographic and insurance data by interviewing the patient over the telephone and entering information in the Eagle System

    Verifies the patient’s insurance coverage and if necessary secure additional information from the physician or patient; evaluate patients Medicaid status (if appropriate)

    Pre-Admits patients on Eagle system

    Processes Maternity Reservations

    Copies and distributes OR schedule to designated areas

    Stat edits accounts on Ontrac for cases that are processed less than 24 hours prior to the date of service

    Notifies the patient of any deposits or financial liability they are required to pay

    Obtains credit card number for said liability when possible, makes date one day prior to PAT appointment

    Notifies patient/physician of insurance pre-certification requirements

    Notifies appropriate areas of all cancellations of admissions, surgeries, and pre-testing

    Computer literacy and knowledge a must

    Consistent accuracy in data entry a must



What You’ll Bring:
  • Applicable work experience may be considered in lieu of educational requirements. High school graduate or equivalent.


    Must possess knowledge of the Eagle ADT system.  Familiar with the third party Insurance verification process and regulations.  Keypunching experience is required. Types at least 45 WPM.

Do you share our dedication to extraordinary service and have what it takes to wear the badge? Apply now!

 

Who We Are:

Over 35,000 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 hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel 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 committed to the tenets of diversity and workforce that are strengthened by the inclusion of and respect for our differences. We offer our employees a highly competitive compensation and benefits package, a 403(b) retirement plan, and much more.

 

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.
EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans


High School Diploma or equivalent education required. Prior experience in a hospital based billing department. Good math, organizational, analytical and communication skills, knowledge of third party payer regulations and requirements.