Ascension Health Clerk - Phys Office/ Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp/ FT Days in Binghamton, New York
Job ID: 244875
Clerk - Phys Office/ Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp/ FT Days
Binghamton, New York
Additional Job Information
Title: Clerk - Phys Office
City, State: Binghamton, NY
Location: Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp
Department: Breast Care Center Physicians
Additional Job Details: FT Days, 40 Hours, Weekly
Lourdes Hospital, part of Ascension, has provided compassionate care to those in need since 1925. In Binghamton, N.Y., the main hospital campus includes a Hospice Program, an Ambulatory Surgery Center, and a Regional Cancer Center. Reaching beyond these boundaries, Lourdes has established a network of primary care physicians at convenient sites throughout the region. The Mission In Motion program, which provides primary care and cancer screening services through two mobile medical vans, makes healthcare accessible to rural populations.
The Clerk - Phys Office 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.
Scans and files documents into the EHR
Education & Work Experience:
High School Diploma or Equivalent required.
Associate’s Degree Preferred.
Experience in the operation of basic office equipment required.
Must possess excellent organizational, communication and human relation skills.
Requires numerical skills and basic knowledge of medical terminology.
Knowledge of ICD-9 or ICD-10 coding for lab/x-ray orders preferred.
Recent experience working in a medical office setting preferred.
Experience working with Allscripts preferred.
Medical Office experience preferred.
How To Apply
Applicants may proceed by clicking on the "Apply Now" button.
To apply later, return to the Employment page at www.lourdes.com . Applications/Resumes may only be submitted online through this process.
In addition, you may apply anytime online using any computer OR via one of our computer terminals at the following locations:
• Lourdes Human Resources – 33 Lewis Road, Binghamton, NY 13905
• Lourdes Hospital, Ground Floor.
For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.
Equal Employment Opportunity
As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
Lourdes 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.