Corona Regional Medical Center is a 238-bed hospital facility on two campuses, providing comprehensive healthcare services. It is fully accredited by The Joint Commission, employs over 1100 trained healthcare workers, and has a Medical Staff of approximately 350 physicians representing over 40 specialties.
Building a Healthier Community...Big Changes are already here!
Corona Regional Medical Center and UC Irvine Health are proud of our affiliation and Corona Regional's NEW emergency department that is double the size of the former emergency area is now open and includes plans for future patient rooms.
Reporting to the Manager of Access Services and the Admitting/Communications Assistant, the Admitting Representative registers and admits patients ensuring adherence to specific departmental policies and procedures.
Accurately enters patient demographic and insurance information.
Processes patients in a timely manner.
Ensures necessary authorizations have been obtained and entered into the system.
Ensures all appropriate notes are entered in financial comments.
Obtains copies of both sides of the insurance card(s) and ID.
Requests deposits/co-pay as appropriate from patients.
Provides explanation, obtains patient signature on mandated forms.
Verifies accuracy of face sheet information with patients before distribution.
Prepares and places patient armband.
Refers patients that need financial assistance to the Financial Counselor.
Completes a Doctor's First Report for patients with work related injuries/illnesses.
Maintains all supplies necessary for patient registration/admission.
Balances cash sheets and cash box at the end of every shift.
Deposits all cash receipts and deposits in valuables safe at the end of every shift.
Escorts or arranges escort for patients that are directed to another department.
Ensures ongoing communication and comfort with all patients in the waiting room.