Sanford Health Patient Access Representative - Patient Access in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Job Title: Patient Access Representative | Patient Access | Thief River Falls

City: Thief River Falls

State: Minnesota

Department : Patient Access Management

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Nights

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Registers patients and takes care of related paperwork and administrative requirements of the healthcare facility. Providing clerical and secretarial duties, including patient admissions functions, bed assignments, completion of preliminary paperwork for entering patients, etc. Entering patient information into computerized system of the healthcare facility for tracking purposes. Verifying insurance or provider information and adhering to admitting policies and procedures. Assisting medical, nursing and accounting staff in ensuring appropriate patient placement.


Post-secondary education or equivalent training in a healthcare or business related field with at least 1 year of applicable experience

required. Computer skills sufficient to access and enter data and create documents required. Must be able to take meeting minutes

and/or prepare correspondence. Oral and written communication skills must be sufficient to follow-up with customer questions and

utilize knowledge of service area and system-wide procedures. Must have knowledge of registration procedures, extensive computer

skills, basic knowledge of system applications, billing systems, and third party payers. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Thief River Falls

State: Minnesota

Job Function: Revenue Cycle

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Nights

Req Number: req7676