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Northwell Health Admitting Clerk in Bay Shore, New York

Req Number 61783

Job Description

Job Description

Interviews incoming patients/representatives to obtain identifying information and other data required for admission. Performs a variety of clerical duties.

Job Responsibility

  • *Interviews patients/designee and obtains all relevant demographics, insurance information and required signatures.

    • Enters all pre-admission and admission information into Hospital Information System and verifies accuracy.
    • Collects point of service payments, as required.
    • Explains hospital regulations to patient/designee and answers questions concerning hospitalization.
    • Performs chart processing and reconciliation. Ensures completed chart accompanies patient to floor upon admission.
    • Directs or assists patients and/or visitors to appropriate department or assigned room, as needed.
  • Performs related duties, as required.

*ADA Essential Functions

Job Qualification

  • High School Diploma or equivalent, required.

  • Prior customer service experience, required.

  • Data entry skills (80 keystrokes per minute), required.

  • Strong communication, interpersonal, organizational skills, required.

It is Northwell Health’s policy to provide equal employment opportunity and treat all applicants and employees equally regardless of their age, race, creed/religion, color, national origin, immigration status or citizenship status, sexual orientation, military or veteran status, sex/gender, gender identity, gender expression, disability, pregnancy, genetic information or genetic predisposition or carrier status, marital or familial status, partnership status, victim of domestic violence, sexual or other reproductive health decisions, or other characteristics protected by applicable law.