Avg. Base Hourly Rate (USD)
The average hourly pay for a Hospital Admitting Clerk is $14.07
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Hospital Admitting Clerks?
An entry-level Hospital Admitting Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $12.91 based on 21 salaries. An early career Hospital Admitting Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $13.33 based on 91 …Read more
What Do Hospital Admitting Clerks Do?
Hospital admitting clerks, sometimes called emergency admissions or medical admission clerks, handle administrative duties for their medical facility. The hospital admitting clerk is often the first person that a patient sees when they arrive at the hospital; they are in charge of checking patients in, providing forms to patients, answering any questions, and helping patients to feel comfortable as they wait for a doctor. These clerks help ensure that all of the medical facility's …Read more
- Greet visitors, ascertain purpose of visit, and direct them to appropriate staff or department.
- Assess method of payment for services, initiate processing, may refer to specialist for financial options.
- Perform admitting duties including explaining various forms such as patient rights, medical releases, and insurance.