Director of Admitting in Kansas City, KS at Providence Medical Center

Date Posted: 3/13/2020

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Job Description

Overview
*** This role supports Providence Medical Center in Kansas City, KS and St. John Hospital in Leavenworth, KS. ***
 
Providence Medical Center is a faith-based, 400-bed hospital providing an extensive array of diagnostic and treatment services including surgery, heart and vascular care, Spine Center, Joint Center and Sleep Disorders Center. Providence is nationally recognized and accredited by The Joint Commission, and has earned the Gold Standard as an Accredited Chest Pain Center and the Platinum Performance Achievement Award from the American College of Cardiology. Recently awarded the Healthgrades 2020 America's 250 Best Hospitals Award, Providence Medical Center continues to demonstrate it's commitment to excellence.
 
At Saint John Hospital, we are committed to providing a superior Patient Experience and are rated among the top hospitals in Patient Safety. As the first private hospital in Kansas, Saint John Hospital has an unparalleled tradition of life-saving medical care for the residents of Leavenworth and Northeastern Wyandotte County. We have an awesome Culture which is nurtured by excellent communication, collaboration and engagement - our team members love working here because we treat each other like family!
 

Responsibilities

As our new Director of Admitting you will be responsible for providing leadership, direction, and administration in all aspects of the Admitting departments for St. Mary's Medical Center and St. Joseph Medical Center. In this role, you will be responsible for all registration functions (ER, Inpatient and Outpatient), Information Desk, financial counseling, cashier processes, mail processes and the PBX at both hospitals. We are looking for someone who can identify and implement strategies to improve processes, promote operational efficiencies, enhance the patient experience and meet regulatory compliance guidelines. As you would suspect, you will work closely with our CFO's and be apart of a collaborative leadership team. Sound Intriguing; if so, you should also know we have a competitive compensation package and great benefits.
 

Qualifications

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
1. Bachelor's degree in Business Management or Accounting required (effective 4/1/14 for all new hires) 2. Three to five years experience as a supervisor/ manager in the Admitting areas of an acute care facility required 3. Preferred Skills and Abilities: Must be able to demonstrate understanding of and ability to interpret third party payer principles and terms and COBRA laws. Strong organizational skills required for effective communication with patients, physicians, public, staff and administrations. Must be able to work in fast paced environment with frequent interruptions. 4. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred. 5. Effective written, verbal communication, and interpersonal skills 6. Ability to multi-task, prioritize needs to meet required timelines 7. Analytical and problem-solving skills 8. Customer Services experience required
 
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics.  If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.  EEO is the Law: http://www1.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/eeoc_self_print_poster.pdf
 
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