Department Name: 7H363:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - PULMONAR
The department of Internal Medicine-Pulmonary seeks a Patient Services Coordinator.
This position will support the outreach Pulmonary clinics (including but not limited to clinics in Rockcastle County and Harrison County).
Responsibilities include but are not limited to scheduling patients, traveling to outreach clinics, developing new and nurturing existing patient and physician relationships, obtaining vital signs, pulse oximetry, ABI's and other tests as needed.
Will also register patients, obtain pertinent/financial data to ensure accurate and up-to-date registration, schedule OR and/or endoscopies, and manage patient care for the Intervention Pulmonologist.
Organization, Coordination, Fast Pace Environment, Assertiveness, Clinical Knowledge, Computer Skills.
Position Time Status: Full-Time
Required Related Experience:
Required License/Registration/Certification :
Previous outpatient medical office experience preferred.
University Community of Inclusion:
The University of Kentucky is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce by ensuring all our students, faculty, and staff work in an environment of openness and acceptance. We strive to foster a community where people of all backgrounds, identities, and perspectives can feel secure and welcome. We also value the well-being of each of our employees and are dedicated to creating a healthy place to work, learn and live. In the interest of maintaining a safe and healthy environment for our students, employees, patients and visitors the University of Kentucky is a Tobacco & Drug Free campus.
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