Referral Coordinator/Receptionist Radiology
Job Summary: Provides indirect patient care in Diagnostic Imaging by scheduling patients and obtaining MD order and verify authorization for Imaging studies. Works closely with Medical office personal, Medical Records, Billing, and Financial Counselors to ensure correctness of orders and authorizations. Meets the communication needs of the patient/family, departmental staff, and medical staff. Implements directions from the physicians and Radiology staff. Cross-trained and assists with coverage of other administrative staff. Participates in operational aspects of the department, maintains performance improvement activities within the department and participates in CQI activities. Ensures that patient changes are entered correctly and on a timely basis. Participates in all infection control, departmental equipment training, organizational safety, and fire safety programs; and performs all other duties as directed.
Education: High School Graduate or equivalent
Experience: One year of experience in office setting or hospital setting preferred; Experience with billing and insurance preferred.