Patient Access Representative
Company: Carepoint Health
Posted on: June 8, 2021
CarePoint Health is one of New Jersey's leading health care
systems comprised of three long-standing and highly-regarded
hospitals - Christ Hospital in Jersey City, Hoboken University
Medical Center and Bayonne Medical Center. CarePoint united three
area hospitals to provide 360-degree-coordinated care by
integrating the medical facilities and physician networks
associated with these institutions. With over 4,500 employees,
CarePoint is the largest private employer in Hudson County, New
Jersey and each year provides care to over 300,000 individuals.
CarePoint prides itself on its patient-focused approach to care
delivery, with an emphasis on preventative medicine, health
education, and disease management. Leveraging its vast network of
physicians and healthcare experts, CarePoint is quickly becoming
recognized as a leader in the broader healthcare landscape as it
pioneers creative solutions to address urgent population health
The Patient Access Representative is responsible for performing
all of the following inpatient and out patient including same day,
diagnostic out-patient and emergency department.
All pre-registration and registration functions for all area of
Obtaining accurate patient demographics, insurance benefits,
financial liability and pre-certification information from
patients, physician office and/or insurance companies for services
to be rendered and/or in the process of being rendered at the
facility either via telephone and/or face to face.
This position may be the initial contact with the patient and
initiates the clinical and billing record. It requires the "PAR" to
enter appropriate information into a computer system and may
include the assignment of bed (bed control) and abstracting. The
"PAR" communicates effectively to service delivery areas to
maximize patient flow and customer service and provides excellent
patient focused customer service. The "PAR" is also responsible for
maintaining a complete customer service friendly environment. This
individual will be responsible for assuring the comfort and patient
satisfaction of the admitting waiting area. Data processing and
some clerical function, typing, spreadsheet stats, answering
telephones and assuring patients are escorted to the next available
registrar in a timely and courteous manner may apply.
- Education: High School Diploma
- Experience: Previous billing and/or admitting preferred.
- Licensure/Qualifications: Knowledge of medical terminology and
various insurances, data entry, computer literate and typing
skills. Bi-lingual preferred.
Keywords: Carepoint Health, Bayonne , Patient Access Representative, Other , Bayonne, New Jersey
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