Community Health Systems Bed Control Specialist in Blue Island, Illinois


Completes the admission process for all in-house patients into the Cerner and HMS systems after physician order has been written. Processes all direct admits and insurance verification during off hours. Supports death certificate and body release functions. Assures patient access responsibilities support all regulatory and corporate compliance standards. Functions as an integral member of the Registration department.


Education: High school diploma or GED equivalent required.

Experience: One year of experience in the Bed Control function of a healthcare facility. Minimum three years or more admitting/registration experience required. Knowledge of basic medical terminology and ICD-9-CM diagnoses. Knowledge of and ICD-10-CM is desirable. Extensive knowledge of medical insurance/managed care insurance requirements. Excellent interpersonal and communication skills essential and multi-tasking. Ability to effectively use computer system.

Job: Registration

Organization: MetroSouth Medical Center

Location: IL-Blue Island

Requisition ID: 1836630