Robert Half Patient Account Representative in Richmond, Virginia
This is an exciting opportunity to work with a National Healthcare organization as a Patient Account representative. The Patient Scheduler will serve as the coordinator for schedules and appointments, often between doctors and patients. Schedulers must listen to the needs of the person requesting the appointment in order to determine the amount of time the appointment will require and then find the time that works best for both the patient and the medical professional. You should be professional and have the ability to manage multiple calls. Determine the priority of patients’ needs to determine when an immediate slot should be found or if a patient can come in based on the current schedule. You will also manage cancelations, including a doctor who may need to reschedule a full day, finding the best alternatives for all involved.
Duties and responsibilities consist of the following:
Answer phone calls and e-mails, greeting patients via phone and prospective patients and reminding them of upcoming appointments
Scheduling appointments for patient consultations, procedures and visits with medical personnel
Liaise and coordinate with health care professionals about schedules, patients and any changes
Accept and submit insurance claims and payment, as well as perform billing duties
Resolve scheduling conflicts as they occur
1+ year in a healthcare setting is preferred
Good Data Entry skills and strong attention to detail
High School Diploma or equivalent is required
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