• Patient Representative- Temporary Role

    Fairview Health ServicesOsseo, MN 55311

    Job #1455703389

  • Overview

    Fairview Health Services is looking for a Patient Representative based out of the Maple Grove Ambulatory Care Center in Maple Grove, Minnesota. This is a full time benefit eligible position, approved for 80 hours every two weeks. This location is open Monday - Friday 8:00 - 5:00 pm and Saturdays 8:00 - Noon. This position may require that you are able to work the occasional Saturday. This is a temporary postilion expected to last 6-9 months.

    Responsibilities/Job Description

    This position is responsible for creating the first impression of Fairview's services to patients, families, and other external customers by providing superior service with their interactions. (i.e. Create a welcoming atmosphere to all clinic guests). To ensure high quality care, and as a member of the care team, the patient representative supports quality patient- and family-centered care principles through performing a variety of high level functions within a care team to support the needs of the healthcare team and patients/families. The patient representative will continually look for opportunities to improve processes and workflow.

    • Provide superior customer service, in person and on the phone to all customers

    • Schedule and maintains patient appointments.

    • Patient registration and check in process

    • Ensure appropriate communication utilizing appropriate systems for documentation.

    • As a member of the care team, continuously improve work processes, environment and the overall experience to serve customers and meet business goals


    Required Qualifications

    • One year previous healthcare and/or customer service experience

    Preferred Qualifications

    • Vocational/Technical Training

    • Two years scheduling patient appointments and/or registering patient information with knowledge of insurance in a practice management system or equivalent combinations of education and on year experience

    Other Required Skills

    • Demonstrated focus on customer service/patient service with every interaction

    • Excellent public relations and communication skills

    • Ability to work as an effective team member to provide exceptional care

    • Good telephone and computer skills

    • Must be flexible to work various shifts and locations as required

    • Ability to use appropriate computer applications

    • Ability to work independently, demonstrate critical thinking skills and engage in ongoing process improvement

    Desired Skills

    • Knowledge of medical terminology

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    Fairview Health Services (~~~) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals-including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital-serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

    Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview's 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

    EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.

    Job Locations US-MN-Maple Grove

    Requisition Post Information : Posted Date* 2 months ago (2/10/2021 8:53 AM)

    Requisition ID 2021-68246

    Profession Non-Clinical Support Staff

    Speciality Administrative/Clerical/Customer Service

    Location Fairview Maple Grove Ambulatory Surgery Center

    Shift day

    Hours per 2 weeks 80

    Department Registration