MUHA AB08 - Patient Access Services Supervisor

Medical University of South Carolina | Charleston, SC, United States

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Posted Date 8/02/2022
Description Job no: A547301
Entity: Medical University Hospital Authority (Medical Center)
Department: Kershaw Regional - Kershaw Medical Center
Sub Department: MUHA-9156400-ADMITTING
Work type: Full-Time
Employee Type: MUHA-Regular
Location: Camden, SC, Kershaw Medical Center
Categories: Administrative & Non-Clinical Professionals
Pay scale: MUHAF - Grade 12

Entity/Organization: MUHA (Medical University Hospital Authority/Medical Center)

Hours per week: 40 hrs. Weekly

Scheduled Work Hours/Shift: Primarily Days with Weekend Call

Fair Labor Standards Act Status: Hourly

Job Summary/Purpose: The Patient Access Services Supervisor reports to the Manager of Patient Access Services. Under general supervision, the Patient Access Services Supervisor monitors operational systems and employee performance to increase patient satisfaction, operational efficiency and effectiveness. This position directly supervises the daily registration and scheduling functions of staff to ensure Patient Access Services Representatives provide a high level of customer service while verifying and preparing all patient accounts for billing to maximize payment for MUSP and MUHA services.

Minimum Training and Education: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university and two years directly related customer service work experience; or an associate's degree and three years directly related customer service work experience; or a high school diploma or equivalent (GED) and four years directly customer service experience. Related customer service work experience in a medical office or hospital environment highly preferred. Prior supervisory experience beneficial. Excellent communication skills required. Must be able to communicate effectively with patients/families, physicians, employers, and third party payers.

Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations: Patient Access Certification preferred.

Additional Duties and Responsibilities:

Physical Requirements: Ability to perform job functions while standing. (Frequent) Ability to perform job functions while sitting. (Frequent) Ability to perform job functions while walking. (Frequent) Ability to climb stairs. (Infrequent) Ability to work indoors. (Continuous) Ability to work from elevated areas. (Frequent) Ability to work in confined/cramped spaces. (Infrequent) Ability to perform job functions from kneeling positions. (Infrequent) Ability to bend at the waist. (Frequent) Ability to squat and perform job functions. (Infrequent) Ability to perform repetitive motions with hands/wrists/elbows and shoulders. (Frequent) Ability to reach in all directions. (Frequent) Possess good finger dexterity. (Continuous) Ability to fully use both legs. (Continuous) Ability to fully use both hands/arms. (Continuous) Ability to lift and carry 15 lbs. unassisted. (Infrequent) Ability to lift/lower objects 15 lbs. from/to floor from/to 36 inches unassisted. (Infrequent) Ability to lift from 36 inches to overhead 15 lbs. (Infrequent) Ability to maintain 20/40 vision, corrected, in one eye or with both eyes. (Continuous) Ability to see and recognize objects close at hand or at a distance. (Continuous) Ability to match or discriminate between colors. (Continuous) (Selected Positions) Ability to determine distance/relationship between objects; depth perception. (Continuous) Ability to maintain hearing acuity, with correction. (Continuous) Ability to perform gross motor functions with frequent fine motor movements. (Continuous) Ability to work in a latex safe environment. (Continuous) *Ability to maintain tactile sensory functions. (Frequent) *(Selected Positions) *Ability to maintain good olfactory sensory function. (Frequent) *(Selected Positions) *Ability to be qualified physically for respirator use, initially and as required. (Continuous) (Selected Positions)


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