Job Description

This is a full time position working in the Admitting Department at Northwest Houghton



Responsible for prior authorization duties of all assigned, scheduled patient procedures.


Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements


Preferred: High School diploma/GED


Required: Two years registration experience with strong medical terminology in hospital setting, insurance and Meditech knowledge. -OR- Equivalent relevant experience or education.


Ability to read and write English fluently, personal computer skills, ability to maintain good customer relations, excellent problem solving and communication skills, assist in development of office procedures, able to prioritize, answer multiline telephones, compile statistics.


None required.

Northwest Medical Center Houghton is a 52-bed, full-service hospital serving Tucson's east side. With a cath lab, labor and delivery unit, intensive care and neonatal intensive care units, full lab and radiology services and four operating rooms supporting a broad array of specialties, Northwest Medical Center Houghton holds plenty of opportunity for applicants. Whether caring for patients at the bedside or supporting the hospital in a non-clinical role, we're excited to build a team who can really make an impact on our community.  NMC Houghton is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer:  race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested. 

Application Instructions

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