Patient Services Coordinator/UKHC

Job description

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.

Job Title
Patient Services Coordinator/UKHC

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Department Name

Work Location
Lexington, KY

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Required License/ Registration/Certification


Physical Requirements

Sitting for long periods


days, evenings


Organization, Coordination, Fast Pace Environment, Assertiveness, Clinical Knowledge, Computer Skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?

Preferred Education/Experience

Previous outpatient medical office experience preferred.

Deadline to Apply

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.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we strongly encourage veterans, individuals with disabilities, women, and all minorities to consider our employment opportunities.

Any candidate offered a position may be required to pass pre-employment screenings as mandated by University of Kentucky Human Resources. These screenings may include a national background check and/or drug screen.

Posting Specific Questions

Required fields are indicated with an asterisk (*).

  1. * University of Kentucky HealthCare recognizes a set of values that guide us in our daily interactions. By applying for a position within UK Healthcare, you are indicating your commitment and expressing your agreement to our five values. These values are diversity, innovation, respect, compassion, and teamwork. Please choose one of the UK Healthcare values and give a specific example when you exhibited this quality in your professional experience.

    (Open Ended Question)

  2. * The essential functions of this position will require you to travel off campus on a routine basis. Can you meet this requirement with or without reasonable accommodations?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Please indicate your years paid work experience scheduling patient appointments.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years, up through 5 years
    • More than 5 years
  4. * Describe your ability to work in a fast-paced and high intensity outpatient clinic setting. Please give specific examples of how you manage in this environment.

    (Open Ended Question)

  5. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above

Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter





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Posted: 3/14/2018
Application Due: 3/21/2018
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