Job ID: 308593

Patient Access Representative

Nashville, Tennessee

Regular / Day

We Are Hiring

Patient Access Representative at Ascension Saint Thomas Medical Partners Neurosurgery at Midtown in Nashville, TN 

We are located at: 2011 Murphy Ave, Suite 301

This is a Full-Time, Day position. 

We are looking for a candidate with front desk experience in a medical office handling payments, insurance, and demographic information. 

Why Join Ascension?

Saint Thomas Health, a member of Ascension, is the leading faith-based health care system in Tennessee and is a part of Ascension, the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system. We are committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.

 

What Saint Thomas Health has to offer:

Power of Purpose:

For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients. Our innovative spirit impacts and influences the community that we serve.

Culture of Teamwork:

We encourage diversity of talents while offering the support of a multi-disciplinary team.

Professional Development:

By supporting our associates and their professional development, we ultimately enhance the care and services we provide to the community. Through this development, our associates find new opportunities for career advancement.

Compensation/Benefits:

Saint Thomas Health provides a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

Innovative Environment:

We are a progressive, stable company with 120 years of experience in delivering world-class personalized care. At Saint Thomas Health, we are actively trying new solutions to help overcome some of healthcare’s toughest challenges.

 

About Saint Thomas Midtown:

  • Largest obstetrical program in Tennessee, region and Ascension Health with 6,600 births annually
  • 58,000+ ED visits
  • State of the art, newly renovated orthopedic institute
  • Newly opened comprehensive cancer institute
  • Robust robotic surgical program

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension Saint Thomas Health Svcs-TN, you will have the opportunity to communicate with patients, participants and staff to accurately schedule patients for prescribed procedures. Perform clerical and reception duties associated with patient registration.

Responsibilities:

  • Gather necessary demographic, insurance and clinical information from patient and enter into appropriate database. Seek appropriate resources to resolve issues about the type, date or location of prescribed procedures.
  • Schedule patient procedures in a manner that most efficiently utilizes the patient's time and clinical resources. Coordinate and communicate schedules.
  • Assist with coordination of activities related to insurance pre-certification/authorization.
  • Provide counseling to patient, participant or their representative regarding pre-service requirements and instructions.

What You Will Need

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma or GED required

Work Experience:

  • Billing and front desk experience in a medical office preferred 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion, gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran status.

No question or item on this application for employment is intended to secure information to be used for such discrimination.  Information obtained through this application will be used solely to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of completion. 

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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