Providence Registrar in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling a Registrar (Admititing, Variable Shift, 0.0 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will have the following responsibilities:
Create a consistent and exceptional patient experience throughout the patient interview process
Assess patient ability to complete the admission process prior to receiving services or going to their hospital rooms. In some instances, may require bedside registration
Alert clinical staff if patients need immediate attention.
Ensure patients are registered in a timely manner, ensuring accounts are complete, compliant, and billable and do not require rework or intervention
Provides armbands in a timely manner and verifies all information on the armband with patient to ensure accuracy
Request, collect and document co-pays from patients effectively and efficiently within EMTALA guidelines where applies.
Escort and/or direct patient appropriately once registration completed.
Secure patient's valuables in accordance with PH&S procedures, providing appropriate validation documentation and storing valuables in safe as needed. Return valuables to patients at discharge and complete valuables log
Required qualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma or GED
1 year of experience in customer service or healthcare registration
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Some college level course work preferred - particularly Medical Terminology or Medical Assistance coursework
National Certification of CHAA
Registrar and third party payor experience
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Patient Services
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 284717