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Contact Center Specialist

  • Job ID: 986238252
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours: Monday - Friday, Daylight
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Facility: UPMC Community Medicine Incorporated
  • Department: 57071 ZCPSH Lawrence Cty Ortho Nesbt
  • Location: 26 Nesbitt Road, New Castle PA 16105
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $14.66 to $22.24 / hour

Description

UPMC Regional Orthopedics Nesbitt is hiring several full-time Contact Center Specialists for their office in New Castle, PA! In this position, you will work Monday-Friday during daylight hours to assist patients by providing guidance and education on scheduling, registration, and various other inquires. 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Review, verify and enter the patient's demographic and insurance information to ensure data integrity. Answer multi-line telephone system and schedule appointments, contact or page physicians according to department questionnaires, protocols and templates. 
  • Contact patients to discuss their post-discharge appointment requirements; follow up and coordinate all appointments for the patient.
  • Document all actions taken on a patient account.
  • Research, resolve and respond to email, web and telephone billing inquiries from patients and insurance carriers in accordance with departmental protocols.
  • Demonstrate the ability to understand the reason/needs for the patient or clinicians call and apply the decision making ability to page or contact the appropriate physician to meet the patient's needs.

 

Qualifications

  • High school graduate or equivalent.
  • 2 years customer service experience or call center experience required. OR 1 year health insurance call center and claims adjustments experience required. 


Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

  • Act 34

Individuals hired into this role must comply with UPMC’s COVID vaccination requirements upon beginning employment with UPMC. Refer to the COVID-19 Vaccination Information section at the top of this page to learn more.  

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