Admissions Associate/HIM Associate
Department: 641508261 STRH-Pt Financial Svcs
Location: Sturgis, SD
Facility: Sturgis Regional Hospital
Requisition ID: 8377
This will be shared position between Admissions and HIM
Serves as the primary patient registration, admission and data processing resource person with the acute, emergency care and
outpatient environments. The Admissions Associate ensures that all information obtained, i.e. demographic, daily charges and
accounts receivable, are entered into the patient billing system in an accurate, complete and consistent method and that all
information is available to staff in a timely and predictable manner. This position resolves patient account balances as quickly as
possible through daily admissions screening, insurance follow-up including pre-certification and verification of benefits, and
following credit and collection policies. This position collects deductibles and co-insurances or makes payment arrangements
prior to 30 days of discharge. The PFS Clerk works as a liaison between the hospital, the patient and other paying sources to
resolve inquiries. This position also is responsible for the switchboard activities for the Sturgis campus during working hours.
Physical Demands: Lifting no more than 20 pounds at a time, with frequent lifting or carrying of objects weighing
up to 10 pounds. May require a good deal of walking or standing, and/or may require sitting
most of the time with some pushing/pulling of arm or leg controls.
Work Hours: daytime hours varying shifts
Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Regional Health offers a highly competitive and comprehensive benefits package that looks out for you and your family. We recognize there are many types of families, with many different needs. That's why our plans are flexible, allowing you to select the individual benefits which fit your personal needs.
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