The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) at NYU Langone Medical Center is one of the nation's leading orthopaedic and rheumatologic, specialty hospitals dedicated to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. The hospital provides some of the most advanced orthopaedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and the largest pediatric orthopaedic program in New York City. HJD is consistently ranked among the leading orthopaedic centers nationwide by U.S. News and World Report. Our expert physicians combine extensive experience and research with the latest technology for bone and joint problems that affect patient's ability to function. We specialize in the following areas: Orthopaedic Surgery Rheumatology Neurology Radiology.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as an Admitting Clerk in the Finance/Admitting Department. To qualify a High School Diploma or equivalent is required. Hospital admissions experience and/or familiarity with insurance verification procedures are preferred. Lite typing and working knowledge of computers as are good communication and interpersonal skills preferred.
In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for accurately obtaining all pertinent patient demographics and financial information to properly record episode and to maximize reimbursement for the medical center. Uses independent judgment and initiative to identify and resolve issues and works as an effective team with all internal and external customers. Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
- Performs other duties as assigned.
- Communicates and works as an effective team with all internal and external customers.
- Uses independent judgment and initiative to identify and resolve issues.
- Facilitates reimbursement for each episode of care, by determining and verifying payment sources and obtaining necessary payments and authorizations.
- Collects and distributes necessary data by conducting and documenting pre-registration, registration, and admitting processes.
The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) at NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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