Requisition # 61196
Elevating the Possibility of U at UCHealth
UCHealth is a special place and it requires a special type of person to work here. We are committed to attracting exceptional people who possess a rare combination of talent, drive, and intellectual curiosity. They are the people who naturally gravitate toward our culture, our geography, and our passion for discovery -- ambitious people for whom UCHealth isn't just a career, but an elevated state of mind.
This Position is Full-Time, 80 hours/pay period (bi-weekly) Day Shift.
Summary Intake and Access Coord.
Serves as the initial contact and acts as patient liaison for new patients considering treatment and follow up at UCH. Under the direction of appropriate clinician, performs duties associated with scheduling access to clinical care and schedules patients in the Multi-disciplinary Clinic (MDC) or appropriate track for treatment.
Completes all administrative paperwork related to entrance into the Multi- disciplinary clinic or other patient care track and works with patient to obtain insurance information. This includes registering patient if necessary, preparing documents for paper chart or scanning, and scanning any necessary records.
Meets with patient if appropriate during clinic to obtain information for records and intake. Obtains medical records related to patients diagnosis as appropriate including but not limited to pathology report and slides, imaging, and past medical records.
Develops a thorough understanding of the required records necessary for treatment planning of each patient. Under the direction of responsible clinician, schedules patient with appropriate provider or MDC including specialists as needed (plastic surgeon, radiation, etc.) Provide patient a thorough explanation of MDC and intake process.
Provides patient end of visit summary completed by provider or letter to patient as applicable.
Ensures timely appointments for follow up as appropriate and follow up with patient as needed.
Track patients Utilize standard system for tracking and monitoring patients. Verification of correct records and documentation in Sharepoint (or other software) used for tracking Collaborates with the multidisciplinary team prior to the clinic visit to ensure that appropriate medical records have been received and reviewed by clinical staff in order for decisions to be made regarding patient management.
Reviews submitted materials to make sure they are complete and assists with additional information as needed. (1) Attends Tumor Boards and prepare appropriate transcribed synopsis. Follows up on any unresolved issues with records or appointments for patients resulting from MDC or Tumor Boards.
High School diploma or GED.
1 year of healthcare experience is REQUIRED
2-4 years in healthcare customer service experience with Medical Records
With award-winning hospitals and facilities serving the entire Front Range, University of Colorado Health is the state's largest and most innovative health system. By integrating the strengths of academic medicine with the finest community health care, we're able to push the boundaries of medicine and offer our employees endless career opportunities. Here, there are no limits, except those you place on yourself. Everyone is united by their passion for discovery and their commitment to improving patients' lives.
Join Us. Together We Improve lives.
The University of Colorado Health (UCHealth) system recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be discriminated against because of the individual's race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender variance, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth does not discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a disability" as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an undue hardship on the organization.