Patient Access Representative

Post #
Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center
Patient Access
Part-time (20%); Days, Variable
$18.81 per hour.
Description of Duties

Assumes responsibility for the effective entry of patients into Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center; coordinates and makes arrangements for all access-related activities including data gathering, triage, communication with referring physicians, scheduling visits and pre-visit diagnostic tests, communicating with disease-site teams and provides insurance and financial clearance for new and return visits.


The applicant must have a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma and the equivalent of one year of full-time experience in patient registration, scheduling and insurance verification; or a High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma and successful completion of a Patient Access Representative traineeship at Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center (Roswell Park). The preferred candidate will have an Associates Degree and one year experience scheduling patients, performing insurance verification and knowledge of in network and out of network payer rules, as well as coordination of benefits. They will also have prior experience obtaining pharmacy and clinical authorizations, excellent customer service and communication skills, and experience with medical terminology. They will have the ability to utilize computers and utilize various programs.

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