Patient Access Supervisor Salary
|Salary||$35,639 - $60,365|
|Bonus||$248.32 - $5,311|
|Total Pay (|
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).)
|$32,830 - $58,387|
|Hourly Rate||$14.30 - $25.55|
|Overtime||$16.89 - $33.22|
|Bonus||$248.32 - $5,311|
|Total Pay (||$32,830 - $58,387|
Job Description for Patient Access Supervisor
A patient access supervisor works in a hospital or other healthcare institution in the patient administration area. The supervisor ensures that operations are running smoothly and that customers are satisfied with the service received. The supervisor may oversee patient administration activities such as admissions, transfers, and discharges. Also, if the patients experience any problems with their care and file a complaint at the patient access area, the patient access supervisor contacts involved parties and works to develop an appropriate solution.Read More...
The patient access supervisor generally has an assigned group of staff members that they oversee, and they may be in charge of providing discipline and instruction; they may also play a role in hiring staff. The supervisor makes sure that the staff members adhere to all organizational standards, are productive, and produce high-quality work. Patient flow must be monitored to make sure that the wait time is not excessive. Budget management may also be part of the patient access supervisor's responsibilities. The patient access supervisor also acts as a sort of link between the patient administration department and the various departments in a hospital.
Some patient access supervisor positions require a postsecondary degree, though some positions require only a high school diploma or equivalent. Experience in the patient access field and knowledge of medical coding is necessary, as the supervisor should know how hospitals and other healthcare facilities operate. Managerial experience may also be needed. Proficiency with basic computer programs is important in this position, as well as strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Patient Access Supervisor Tasks
- Supervise, evaluate and train staff.
- Manage patient representative complaints or issues that arise.
- Ensure patient representatives verify insurance and authorizations.
- Complete patient registration, ensure all forms are appropriately signed.
- Ensure departmental policies are followed.
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Survey results suggest that Patient Access Supervisors put a wide range of professional skills to use. Most notably, skills in Scheduling, People Management, Training, and Insurance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Customer Service and Insurance. The majority of those who know Customer Service also know People Management.
Pay by Experience Level for Patient Access Supervisor
Pay by Experience for a Patient Access Supervisor has a positive trend. An entry-level Patient Access Supervisor with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 162 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Patient Access Supervisor with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 148 salaries. An experienced Patient Access Supervisor which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 147 salaries. A Patient Access Supervisor with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 38 salaries.
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