Patient Registration Clerk - Patient Registration - Per Diem

Corning, NY, United States
Oct 24, 2018


Job Description

Guthrie Entity

Corning Hospital

This position is part of the Corning Hospital bargaining unit.


Per Diem

Pay Grade


FLSA Status


Main Function

Responsible for interviewing and greeting incoming patients (or representatives) for all patient types, preparing and processing pertinent patient information, to include demographics and insurance verification & authorization. Assumes the clerical duties of the health care team, as well as functions as a receptionist for patients and visitors. Greets all visitors to the Hospital promptly and courteously. Escorting of patients/visitors to appropriate areas, or obtaining for those whom need a wheelchair, etc. Arranges for patients to speak with financial counselor if needed.


High school graduate or equivalent. Post high school work in the secretarial sciences desirable. Working knowledge of medical terminology required, with a medical terminology course completion.  Proficiency with computer office software including Microsoft Word, and excel required. Must possess an abiding commitment to basic ethical and legal principles, including familiarity with HIPAA and protected health information.


Previous hospital or medical office data entry experience required.

Excellent communication skills.

Competency in keyboarding, with the ability to type 50-60 wpm.

Microsoft Word required. Experience using internet search engine.

Working knowledge of Medical Terminology.

Understanding of ICD-9 coding.

Familiarity with various insurance plans.

IDX/EPIC experience required.

Input and obtain information from computer effectively

How To Apply

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Job Info

Oct 24, 2018


United States