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Clinical Services Technician/UKHC

Job description



The department of Infectious Diseases is currently seeking a Clinical Services Technician (CST to provide clinical and clerical support. This position will report to the Practice Manager and will interact with staff, physicians, nurses, and a diverse patient population.

Clinical duties will include responsibilities with the scope of the license/certification such as taking medical history and vital signs, reconciling medication, intake of patient calls and communicating test results.

Clerical duties will include obtaining prior authorization on patient testing, authorizing prescription refills as directed, communicating patient health issues and taking verbal orders, completing registration, and collecting fees.




Job Title
Clinical Services Technician/UKHC

Requisition Number
RE15865

Working Title
CST

Department Name
7H361:INTERNAL MEDICINE & DIVISIONS - INFECTIO

Work Location
Lexington

Grade Level
06

Salary Range
$13.58-21.06/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

1 yr



Required License/ Registration/Certification

Have one or more of the following: 1. Kentucky Registered SRNA, 2. RN nursing student who has completed first fundamental course and a clinical, 3. Military Medic, 4. Acquired clinical services technician (CST) competencies through continuous employment in a CST role at UKHC for 12 months, 5. Graduate from a medical assistant program.
BLS at time of hire through American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support certification for the Healthcare Provider.



Physical Requirements

This position requires standing and/or walking.



Shift

Days



Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

Good communication, organization and interpersonal skills necessary.
Rooming patients, calling in refills, electronic medical records, computer skills, calling patients.



Does this position have supervisory responsibilities?
No

Preferred Education/Experience

CMA plus previous nursing assistance experience in an outpatient physician practice preferred.



Deadline to Apply
10/14/2018

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. * Do you have one or more of the following: 1. Kentucky Registered SRNA, 2. RN nursing student who has completed first fundamental course and a clinical, 3. Military Medic, 4. Acquired clinical services technician (CST) competencies through continuous employment in a CST role at UKHC for 12 months, or 5. Graduate from a medical assistant program?
    • Yes
    • No
  3. * Do you have a current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification through the American Heart Association (AHA), or are you eligible to obtain this by date of hire?
    • Yes
    • No
  4. * Do you have a current CMA (Certified Medical Assistant) training and/or certification or nursing assistant training and/or certification?
    • Yes
    • No
  5. * Please choose the answer that best describes your paid employment experience as a medical assistant in a physician office practice.
    • None
    • More than 0, up through 1 year
    • More than 1 year, up through 2 years
    • More than 2 years, up through 3 years
    • More than 3 years
  6. * Describe why you are seeking a position as a medical assistant in a physician office practice.

    (Open Ended Question)

  7. * Please describe your computer experience in a healthcare setting with scheduling, obtaining authorizations and electronic medical records.

    (Open Ended Question)

  8. * 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
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter

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Posted: 11/7/2018
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