.17 Hospital Patient Representative Definition
 
An employee of a hospital or an agency contracted by the hospital. This assists providers with the following services:
 
Offers information on the application process for AHCCCS Health Insurance.
Locates someone to apply on behalf of an incapacitated patient.
Assists an applicant with completing an AHCCCS application for health insurance.
Forwards the application to the designated DES staff or the servicing DES local office.
Assists DES in obtaining needed verification.