One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS)* has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
Mission Statement: To provide superior quality healthcare services that:Â PATIENTS recommend to family and friends, PHYSICIANS prefer for their patients, PURCHASERS select for their clients, EMPLOYEES are proud of, and INVESTORS seek for long-term returns.
Aiken Regional Medical Centers
Aiken Regional Medical Centers, located in Aiken, South Carolina, is a 273-bed acute care facility providing quality healthcare to the residents of Aiken and surrounding communities. Aiken Regional Medical Centers has been ranked a top hospital in South Carolina by the Carolina Center for Medical Excellence for its treatment of heart attack, heart failure and pneumonia. Services provided at the hospital include emergency medical care, orthopedic surgeries, maternity, and behavioral health services.
This position is responsible for performing duties required to schedule and pre-register patients for procedures and surgical cases/services; prints schedules for departments as needed; gathers and reports statistical data as requested.
Â Essential JobDuties:
Displays excellent customer service skills while interacting with customers via phone, e-mail, correspondence or in person.
Demonstrates a good understanding of Insurance processing requirements i.e.; (verification, authorization, terms, requirements and regulations).
Demonstrates the ability to correctly pre-register scheduled patient.
Ensures pre-registration is completed in a timely manner.
Call â€œNO Showsâ€� as needed to ensure they have been rescheduled in a timely manner.
Able to read and interpret physician orders in accordance with requirements established for clean claim processing. i.e.; V-codes, Inpatient only procedures, non-coverered, etc.
Familiar with all clinical requirements needed to successfully schedule a patient in the Cerner scheduling system.
Capable of using manuals to locate appropriate CPT codes.
Has an advanced understanding of medical terminology.
Able to read and interpret an HDX response.
Familiar with all current computer applications used in the Customer Access department such as but not limited to the following: Cerner Scheduling, SMS, HDX, Search America, Document Imaging, Internet, Medical Necessity screening.
Demonstrates a good understanding of the Scheduler 1 process. Maintains Scan Surgery and Pal Peds Scan Logs as well as fax machine and ensures correspondence received has been completed in a timely manner.Â
Displays a willingness to cross-train and float to other areas as required.