Tufts Medical Center Admitting Representative in Boston, Massachusetts

Admitting Representative

Department: Admitting

Schedule: Full-Time Regular

Shift: Evening shift

Grade: 5

Hours: 12:30P - 9P

Job Details:

  • Associate's degree is preferred

  • The Admitting Representative facilitates an efficient admitting process within a very fast-paced environment through interviewing incoming patients

The hours for this position are 12:30P - 9P

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Obtains financial and demographic data through patient interviews and updates registration information with the SMS computer system.

Provides a welcoming environment for incoming patients and families.

Supports and maintains patient confidentiality.

REQUIREMENTS:

Ability to establish work priorities and function independently without supervision.

High level of interpersonal skills necessary to interact with patients, physicians, administrative and nursing staff.

Data entry experience and a basic knowledge of medical terminology required.

Basic knowledge of payor regulations and managed care rules.

Knowledge and ability generally obtained through completion of high school.

Six to twelve months' experience in a customer service environment.