Howard University Hospital | Washington, DC

    Radiology Patient Access Associate

    Job Title
    Radiology Patient Access Associate
    Job ID
    Washington,  DC 20060
    Other Location

    With over 150 years of caring for our community and each other in the Washington DC area, Howard University Hospital has a world-renowned reputation for high-quality, patient-centric care. Howard University Hospital is the nation’s only teaching hospital located on the campus of a Historically Black University and has created a superior learning environment, with groundbreaking research and positive patient outcomes.
    Howard University Hospital seeks to hire a Patient Access Associate I who will embrace our reach and historic tradition of excellence. If you want to make a difference in someone’s life every day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just that, making a difference. 

    The Patient Access Associate :

    • Familiarity with medical terminology and medical record keeping
    • Working knowledge of electronic scanning and documentation via all applicable systems.
    • Demonstrates excellent public relations, customer service skills, and telephone etiquette.
    • Ability to work in a fast paced environment with frequent interruptions.
    • Ability to interpret clinical data sufficiently to determine eligibility for various insurance programs.
    • Capable of operating in a medical office environment
    • Excellent customer service skills in all direct interactions with patients, family members, clinicians, third party payers, hospital employees and co-workers.
    • Excellent auditing and analytical skills for reconciliation of accounts, problem solving and organizational skills.
    • Proficiency in the use of computers and working knowledge of all Microsoft applications.

    Qualified candidates will possess:

    • Three (3) years’ experience in patient access/registration, billing, cash collections, insurance, pre-certifications or related experience in a medical center/physician office environment.
    • High School Diploma or GED equivalent. Associate’s degree preferred.

    At Howard University Hospital our job is to care for you. We do this by offering:
    Work life balance
    Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
    Competitive, comprehensive benefit plans offered (including health, disability, vacation, sick leave, and 403B retirement plan)
    100% free tuition to attend Howard University for you and/or your dependent children


    COVID-19 Vaccination 

    Howard University Hospital requires all external applicants to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 before commencing employment.  External Applicants may be required to furnish proof of vaccination and, if offered, may elect to be vaccinated at a designated Howard University Hospital location. 

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