Direct Access LPN - Patient Access, FT

Using a variety of the Hospital’s patient information related systems, assesses each case related concern and resolves issues with regards to appointments, financial matters and clearance for Radiology and other Outpatient services.  Shares information with appropriate personnel, to ensure the smooth processing of patients’ appointments and information.

Requirements Include: 
  • Graduate of an accredited program for nursing education with a current licensure to practice professional nursing in the State of Ohio required.
  • Requires 2-4 years of experience in the healthcare field or in a related area
  • Requires experience assessing and solving customer problems by using excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills serving a variety of patients and physician practices.
  • Must possess a working knowledge of commonly used healthcare concepts, practices and procedures with particular emphasis on Outpatient services.
  • Requires experience in utilization of skills specifically related to conflict management.
  • Requires the knowledge necessary to use multiple software systems within the Hospital including Paragon, Resource Scheduling, AHIQA and Relay Health.
  • Requires demonstrated intermediate computer knowledge and the ability to utilize software applications such as Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word and Internet Explore and additional software programs as implemented.
  • High school diploma or equivalent
Job Specifics
Status: 
Shift: 
8:30a - 5p
Average Weekly Hours: 
40
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Tuesday, July 16, 2019