Truman Medical Centers Patient Access and Scheduling Rep I - Cardiology Clinic in Kansas City, Missouri

Patient Access and Scheduling Rep I - Cardiology Clinic

Tracking Code

12089-124

Job Description

Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC serves as the pri­mary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy.

Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly working to deliver the best pos­sible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, team­work and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. TMC’s tagline is: “Better. For Everyone.” It is a simple state­ment, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients.

The Patient Access and Scheduling Representative are to serve as a front-line representative for TMC. This position interviews patients and/or other sources to obtain demographic and financial data to access patients to clinical and financial systems of the hospital; as well as, communicates health benefit regulations and patient financial obligation to responsible parties. The Patient Access Rep must be able to demonstrate professional communication skills, including speaking, listening, reading, and writing while communicating with patients, customers, and fellow co-workers; as well as have the ability to follow written and verbal instructions.

Required Skills

  • An accredited high school diploma or equivalent degree

  • Minimum two years experience in patient contact

  • Insurance or hospital finance knowledge is required

  • Familiarity with basic medical terminology is highly recommended

Job Location

Hospital Hill - Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Shift Schedule

8:00AM - 4:30PM