Receptionist Register/ 1640 Barnum Avenue Bpt UCC/ FT Days/ 72 Hours B

St. Vincent's - Bridgeport, CT
Oct 09, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Additional Job Information

Monday - Friday 8 am - 8 pm Saturday - Sunday 9 am -- 5 pm rotating every other weekend

Marketing Statement

Founded by the Daughters of Charity in 1903, St. Vincent's Health Services (SVHS) is a mission-driven organization committed to serving the poor and underserved. SVHS is a leading Connecticut healthcare system at the forefront in patient safety and quality, with a focus on creating holistic, compassionate environments. SVHS, a member of Ascension Health, the nation's largest Catholic and largest non-profit healthcare system, offers regional centers of excellence in cardiology, surgery, cancer care, orthopedics, diagnostics, women's and family services, behavioral health, senior health and an array of specialized services all in a comfortable, patient-centered environment. SVHS comprises St. Vincent's Medical Center, St. Vincent's College, St. Vincent's Special Needs Services and St. Vincent's Medical Center Foundation. It has received a Leapfrog "A" Safety Score two consecutive years, Magnet recognition and is a US News & World "Best Hospital" overall and in 6 specialties for 2013-2014.

Job Description

***Job Summary:***

The Receptionist Register works in a customer service capacity providing administrative and clerical support to patients and customers in an outpatient clinic and/or medical office setting.


* Greets patients and visitors, checks patients in and out, and obtains necessary documentation.
* Verifies and enters demographic information.
* Obtains and verifies insurance authorizations/precertification.
* Completes medical record release requests and schedules/confirms patient appointments.
* Enters, reviews and submits charges for patient procedures and services daily.
* Collects co-payments and reconciles all daily reports and deposits for accuracy.
* Provides general office and clerical support to assigned out-patient/medical office.
* Understanding of different insurance carriers and plans.
* Obtains financial and communicates financial obligation to patients.
* Accurate data entry skills and proficiency with PC.
* Excellent communication and customer service skills.
* Manage claims holding due to coding or registration errors.
* Other Duties as assigned

### **Qualifications**

***Education & Experience:***

* HS or Equivalent
* One year of working in a medical practice.

How To Apply

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If you have any questions about the application process or require a reasonable accommodation to complete the application, please contact the Ascension Health Ministry Service Center at 1- between the hours of 7:30 AM to 8:00 PM EST M-F.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St. Vincent's Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The recruitment, selection, placement, training, promotion, demotion, transfer, layoff, recall, termination, rates of pay, or any other employment decision made by St. Vincent's Health Services based on the needs of St. Vincent's Health Services and the job related qualifications and abilities of the candidates, without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, union affiliation, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to hiring, placement, promotion, termination, job assignments, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

St. Vincent's Health Services is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

E-Verify Statement

To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9). This law applies to individuals hired, including PRN, part-time and temporary employees, volunteers and students.

Additionally, St Vincent's Healthcare is an E-Verify employer. E-Verify is a web based program administered by the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, USCIS Verification Division, and the Social Security Administration that supplements the current I-9 eligibility verification process. The program determines whether the information provided by the new hire matches government records and whether the new hire is authorized to work in the United States.

*Job Title:* Receptionist Register/ 1640 Barnum Avenue Bpt UCC/ FT Days/ 72 Hours Bi-Weekly

*Job ID:* 148577

*Location:* CT - Bridgeport

*Full/Part Time:* Full-Time

*Regular/Temporary:* Regular

*Title:* Receptionist Register

*City, State:* Bridgeport, CT

*Location:* 1640 Barnum Avenue Bpt UCC

*Department:* Urgent Care Ctr Brdgpt II

*Additional Job Details:* FT Days, 72 Hours Bi-Weekly 1f719aa35b2c9c814b7e