Patient Access Representative

Posted: 02/14/2021

Job Description
Find more than a job. Find more in yourself.
Find your calling. Essentia Health seeks employees who embrace our commitment to patient-and family-centered care in communities both large and small. We're looking for people who are committed to making patients and their families feel known and understood. People who understand what it means to be Here with you.
People who are willing to use their strengths to help others.
Patient Access Representative - Brainerd, MN
At Essentia Health you would be joining a company that puts pride in giving care like no where else. We are called to make a Healthy Difference in people's lives and invite you to apply to join us.
Responsible to facilitate the patient registration flow, including such activities as point of service patient identification; gathering demographic information; securing financial, third-party, and sponsorship data; obtaining required signatures and documents needed for compliance; and appropriately collecting co-payment and reconciling cash. May also be responsible for pre-registration, scheduling, benefit verification, pre-admission, and ED patient arrivals.
Essentia Health is an integrated health system serving patients in Minnesota, Wisconsin and North Dakota.
Headquartered in Duluth, Minnesota, Essentia Health combines the strengths and talents of 13,500 employees, including more than 2,100 physicians and advanced practitioners, who serve our patients and communities through the mission of being called to make a healthy difference in people's lives.
Essentia Health, which includes many Catholic facilities, is guided by the values of Quality, Hospitality, Respect, Joy, Justice, Stewardship and Teamwork. The organization lives out its mission by having a patient-centered focus at 14 hospitals, 70 clinics, six long-term care facilities, three assisted living facilities, three independent living facilities, five ambulance services and one research institute.
Essentia Health is accredited as a level 3 Accountable Care Organization, the highest level of certification possible, by the National Committee for Quality Assurance.
QUALIFICATIONS (minimum requirements)
Education and/or years experience required:
* Preferred customer service in a healthcare setting.
Essentia Health offers competitive salary and benefits that include medical, dental, life insurance, long-term disability, flex spending accounts, retirement plans, paid time off, and continuing education including tuition reimbursement.
For more information on what it's like to work at Essentia Health, please visit EssentiaCareers.org
To apply to this opportunity or others available at Essentia Health,
Please visit us online at http://www.EssentiaHealth.org/Careers
Our Values
Quality Hospitality Respect Joy Justice Stewardship Teamwork
Our Mission
We are called to make a healthy difference in people's lives.
Essentia Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, color, creed, culture, disability (physical or mental), ethnicity, familial status, gender identity or expression, genetic information, language, local Human Rights Commission activity, national origin, military service, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, socioeconomic status, or public assistance status.