How much does an Admitting Clerk make in the United States? The average Admitting Clerk salary in the United States is $36,152 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $32,350 and $40,466. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Job Description for Admitting Clerk

Admitting Clerk registers and admits patients to hospital. Interviews patients to obtain required medical and financial information and completes registration forms. Being an Admitting Clerk verifies patient insurance and ensures registration forms are properly signed. May be expected to perform other admissions related clerical work. Additionally, Admitting Clerk typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to supervisor and/or manager. The Admitting Clerk possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience. (Copyright 2021 View full job description

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Skills associated with Admitting Clerk: Health Insurance Verification, Health Care Administration, Hospital Admitting, JCAHO Standards Compliance ...More

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