Patient Clerical Assistant/UKHC

Job description

Job Title:

Patient Clerical Assistant/UKHC

Requisition Number:

RE23315

Working Title:

Patient Clerical Assistant - 5 Main Pav H Chandler

Department Name:

H3000:Acute Care and Dialysis Services

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

Grade Level:

04

Salary Range:

$12.50-20.00/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:

None

Physical Requirements:

Sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods performing data entry; repetitive motions, and occasionally standing or walking with objects up to 10 lbs.

Shift:

Must be able to work three, 12-hour, shifts per week (may include day, evenings, night, and/or swing); will also be required to work some weekends and holidays.

Job Summary:

The Patient Clerical Assistant’s primary responsibility is to support patient care delivery by processing physician orders, maintaining patient records, managing patient information and providing customer service. This involves working independently, acting as a communications liaison for patients, visitors, and all service departments involved in the care of the patient, as well as processing all requests/orders for patient care by fax/phone/computer/intercom and imprinters. Also includes filing, chart assembly and maintenance, maintaining patient records, and extensive verbal communication.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Receptionist skills, medical terminology, interpersonal skills, phone skills, keyboarding, filing, and fax machine.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :

No

Preferred Education/Experience:

High school diploma plus 1 year of experience working in a medical clerical setting preferred.

Deadline to Apply:

11/18/2020

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.

 

 

 

Diversity Profile: University

 

AAUP COMPENSATION SURVEY DATA

View more

Learn more on Inside Higher Ed's College Page for University

Arrow pointing right
Job No:
Posted: 11/11/2020
Application Due: 1/10/2021
Work Type:
Salary: