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HSS Patient Access Specialist – West Side OPC in New York, New York


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HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report . As a recipient of theMagnetAward for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment.

Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise

Patient Access Specialist

Westside OPC-Registration


A highly visible part time customer service position that is responsible for obtaining surgical and diagnostic authorizations on behalf of HSS and HSS physicians. The Patient Access Specialist is an expert in areas of customer service, registration, insurance, and HSS Standards of Care. The Patient Access Specialist is expected to score in the top 5% of measureable categories within 6 months of hire.


  • Obtain authorizations for surgical and radiology procedures

  • Verify insurance and obtain benefits

  • Communicate with physician offices regarding status of authorizations

  • Collect payments for inpatient and ambulatory procedures

  • Request and deliver estimates for hospital services prior to service



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred; Diploma or equivalent with 1 year of experience

  • Two years in a healthcare or related customer service field

    Desired Qualifications

  • Superior written and oral communication skills

  • Exceptional customer service skills

  • Ability to multi-task

  • Ability to work in a team environment

  • Knowledge of healthcare and health insurance

  • Familiarity with medical terminology

  • Displays positive attitudes towards assignments and others

Other Requirements


Pay Range - Minimum

USD $28.99/Hr.

Pay Range - Maximum

USD $33.34/Hr.

Posted Date2 weeks ago(4/3/2024 4:39 PM)

Job ID2024-19310

LocationUS-NY-New York

CategoryAdmitting/Patient Registration - All Openings

Emp StatusRegular Full-Time

Hours per Week35