HCA Holdings, Inc
Panama City, FL, United States
Gulf Coast RegionalMedical Center is a 218-bed acute-care hospital located in Panama City, FL. Its 460-member medical staff and more than 1,000 employees work hard to ensure its patients receive the highest quality of care every day. Their efforts have resulted in national accreditations for Chest Pain Center, Total Joint Replacement, Peripheral Vascular Disease, Spine, Stroke and Wound Care. The hospital was named a Top 100 Hospital by Truven Health Analytics and was awarded an A rating by The Leapfrog Group for four consecutive years. The hospital includes a 42-bed critical care wing, which includes a 20-bed adult-level Intensive Care Unit and the region's only four-bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and 18-bed Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.
POSITION SUMMARY: Plan, organize and direct front office activities to assure smooth flow of patient registration and accurate submission of billing information.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential core function satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, experience, and ability necessary to perform this job.
Schedules new patient and follow-up appointments with appropriate physician.**
Accurately gathers confidential patient demographics and financial data; assembles patient charts in the prescribed order.**
Greets patients and answers phone in a polite courteous manner, takes messages and / or physician referrals .**
Promptly admits patients, obtaining necessary signatures, copies of insurance cards, insurance verification, authorization numbers, and pre-certifications.**
Assists patients in understanding their insurance coverage, filing requirements, and financial responsibility.**
As appropriate, works with physician offices by supplying patient insurance and other required information.**
Accurately enters billing / charge information into computer system.**
Assists with volunteer training**
When necessary assists clinical staff by escorting patients to exam rooms & in some cases “turning over the room”.**
Annually demonstrated competency per department skills validation checklist.**
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
* Vocational / Technical* *
EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED: *
* 1-3 years previous healthcare registration and / or billing experience preferred*
* Advanced computer skills
Job: *Admitting Registration Clerical & Scheduling
Title: Front Office Coordinator, Wound Care, PRN
Location: Florida-Panama City-Gulf Coast Regional Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00096-7667
HCA Holdings, Inc
Website : http://hcahealthcare.com
At its founding in 1968, Nashville-based HCA was one of the nation's first hospital companies. Today, we are the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, a company comprised of locally managed facilities that includes about 165 hospitals and 115 freestanding surgery centers in 20 states and England and employing approximately 204,000 people. Approximately four to five percent of all inpatient care delivered in the country today is provided by HCA facilities. Milton Johnson serves as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of HCA. HCA is committed to the care and improvement of human life and strives to deliver high quality, cost effective healthcare in the communities we serve. Building on the foundation provided by our Mission & Values, HCA puts patients first and works to constantly improve the care we give them by implementing measures that support our caregivers, help ensure patient safety and provide the highest possible quality. Investing in our communities is important to us. HCA typically invests about $1.5 billion annually to keep our facilities modern and up-to-date technologically and to expand and add services where needed. Focusing primarily on communities where the company is a leading healthcare provider, HCA selectively adds new facilities in order to better serve our communities. And because two HCA founders were physicians, we value highly the strong relationships we've created with local physicians. We endeavor to provide them with a wide array of services and modern facilities in order to help them deliver the best possible care.