Mercy Medical Center Clinton Senior Registration Associate - Urology - Troy in Troy Urology Associates - Troy, New York

Department:

30701_50255 Perumal Urology - Troy

Expected Weekly Hours:

40

Shift:

Day Shift

Position Purpose:

Job Description Details:

Title: Sr. Registration Associate

Grade: 122

Location: 267 Hoosick St., Troy, NY

Specialty: Urology

Summary: Responsible for all insurance verification, pre-certifications and authorization tracking when required by insurances. Works closely with clinical staff to ensure timely submissions. Develop alliance with patient billing to build processes for effective communication of authorizations and to deal with any other issues which may cause denials. Responsible for front desk staff usage of registration tools. Senior RA will report to PT supervisor any issues regarding consistent errors or nonuse of registration tools, late charges. Attends meetings pertaining to billing and insurance needs. Works with patients on billing insurance explanation. Educates staff and provide technical training in registration systems to IA staff. Supports front end office operations when needed.

Education:

High School diploma / GED required

Experience:

Minimum of 3 years as Information Associate or related field

Must be able to lift 20 lbs.

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