Referral Specialist - UNC Cardiology at Nash

  • Full Time - Days
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The Referral Specialist is responsible for the clerical activities which support the UNC Cardiology at Nash clinic and physicians. This includes registration of all patients’ accessing services at Nash UNC Health Care with emphasis on patient access/satisfaction, insurance/demographic verification and accuracy, and point of service collection, while maintaining confidentiality, professionalism and ethics continuously. The Specialist is responsible for scheduling patients for diagnostic tests and procedures as ordered by referring physicians (generally via telephone), and for informing patient and/or physician staff of the proper preparation and instructions for the tests ordered, and any pre-certs they need to acquire. The Referral Specialist must maintain effective communication with physician offices and ancillary departments within the hospital.

Education, Licensure, Experience, and Other Requirements:

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience as a medical secretary or patient access representative.
  • Certification as a Credentialed Medical Assistant or registry as a Nursing Assistant I is preferred.

Salary Information:

  • $14.56 - $21.55
  • Non-Exempt