Lake Charles Memorial Hospital Lake Charles, LA, USA
SUMMARY OF JOB RESPONSIBILITIES: The patient access specialist processes incoming and/or outgoing referrals, manages provider schedules, obtain prior authorizations for indicated procedures/tests/medications, schedule outside procedures/testing, and performs related processing duties for all patients being served by respective clinic. Duties are done in Practice Management and EMR system as appropriate. As a member of the clinic team the patient access specialist is trained in performing a wide range of skilled administrative and clerical duties. EDUCATION : High school diploma or equivalent required. Knowledge and training in medical terminology, keyboarding, and computer skills preferred. Basic skills in Microsoft Office preferred. EXPERIENCE: Previous experience preferred in the areas of scheduling. Computer literacy, required. KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS: Broad range of administrative and technical skills in the context of the healthcare environment. Impacts activities in other...
Administration & Operations Assistant & Support