Health Care Assistant

Location
East Lansing MI, MI
Posted
Jul 11, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Position Summary

This Health Care Assistant is for a front office/ clerical position in the MSU HealthTeam Patient Central Services department. Daily job duties include, but are not limited to: patient check in; updating insurances and insurance eligibility; obtaining co-pays; reviewing and maintaining referral workflow; telephone triage; covering an extremely high call volume call center as needed.

Unit Specific Education/Experience/Skills

Knowledge normally acquired through a high school education; six months to one year of related and progressively more responsible or expansive work experience in a medical office setting or in a clinical setting performing routine health assessment tests and obtaining vital signs; experience with electronic health record systems and patient scheduling systems; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Must be a certified medical assistant with current certification, which must be maintained for the duration of employment.

Desired Qualifications

Experience working in a fast-paced, multi-specialty, outpatient setting; familiarity with Athena EHR; experience working in a family practice/ pediatric clinic setting; familiarity with insurances, obtaining authorizations, and coordinating specialist appointments.

Required Application Materials

Current certification

Work Hours

Work hours are typically 9 am- 6 pm, but can vary as necessary to accommodate clinic hours.

Summary of Health Risks

Risks associated with this position include: TB risk or work within three feet of patients in a health care setting; wear a respirator.

Bidding Eligibility ends on 7/17/2018 at 11:55 pm

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