Patient Services Coordinator/UKHC

Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Jul 12, 2018
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution


The department of Orthopaedic Surgery seeks a Patient Services Coordinator to schedule surgical procedures, appointment scheduling, patient education, pre-authorization and pre-certifications.




Job Title
Patient Services Coordinator/UKHC

Requisition Number
RE14925

Working Title
Patient Services Coordinator/Surgery Scheduling

Department Name
7H872:ORTHOPAEDIC SURGERY - SPORTS MEDICINE

Work Location
Lexington, KY

Grade Level
07

Salary Range
$15.26-23.89/hour

Type of Position
Staff

Position Time Status
Full-Time

Required Education

HS



Click here for more information about equivalencies:
http://www.uky.edu/hr/employment/working-uk/equivalencies

Required Related Experience

5 yrs



Required License/ Registration/Certification

None



Physical Requirements

Occasional lifting, pushing, pulling objects under 50 lbs.



Shift

Monday-Friday Days



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Experience with prior authorizations, appointment scheduling, patient education, CPT codes, ICD-10 Codes, medical terminology. Experience communicating with physicians and other healthcare personnel



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

Prefer 5 or more years of experience with surgery scheduling/authorization. Additional education/experience with insurance pre-authorization a plus.



Deadline to Apply
07/22/2018

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. * Please indicate your years of experience working in a medical office or clinic setting.
    • None
    • More than 0, less than 1 year
    • More than 1 year, less than 2 years
    • More than 2 years, less than 3 years
    • More than 3 years
  3. * How many years of paid employment experience do you have with surgery scheduling?
    • 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. * Do you have paid employment experience obtaining prior authorizations and/or working directly with insurance companies?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please indicate your paid employment experience working in Orthopaedics or Sports Medicine.
    • 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
  6. * Please describe your experience in working with physicians, nurses, and pharmacists to secure Prior Authorizations.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Where did you first see this position advertised other than on UK's online employment system?
    • InsideHigherEd.com
    • HigherEdJobs.com
    • Diverseeducation.com (Diverse Issues in Higher Education)
    • HERCjobs.org (Higher Education Recruitment Consortium)
    • InsightIntoDiversity.com
    • Latinosinhighered.com
    • HospitalCareers.com
    • Indeed.com
    • LinkedIn.com
    • Institute for Diversity in Health Management
    • A Colleague, Friend and/or Family Member
    • None of the Above


Applicant Documents

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
Optional Documents

    PI103369333

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