Provides administrative support to the Case Management Staff, Director, Clinical documentation Staff, and Utilization Review Staff
EDUCATION: High school graduate or equivalent, associate degree preferred. Medical Terminology Course (or may be completed within six months.)
SKILLS: Excellent reading, writing, and editing skills in English. Proficient in Microsoft Office environment. Ability to learn new software programs and instruct others. Accuracy in transcription of dictation. Excellent telephone skills, with ability to transmit and receive information accurately. Strong organizational skills. Detail oriented. Ability to operate general office equipment. Working knowledge of Third Party Payers. Knowledge of Patient Financial Service requirements, Registration, Authorization processes. Open to learning and growth in the role. Demonstrated ability to perform functions.
EXPERIENCE: 2 years of experience in an office or medical setting.
NATURE OF SUPERVISION:
-Responsible to: Director of Case Management
-Bloodborne pathogen: A
General office environment and general hospital department/units (100 percent of the day).
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS: Ability to move around the hospital to all units/departments for about 50% of the day, sitting in office 50% of the day. Extensive use of a computer for required applications. Requires close work, good vision, and dexterity to write as well as type.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.