Patient Services Coordinator

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Job Title:

Patient Services Coordinator

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Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Required Related Experience:

5 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods.
Repetitive motion.
Walking for extended periods of time.
On occasion, may lift objects up to 50 lbs.


8 hour, day shift, Monday – Friday for 40 hours per week.

Job Summary:

The Center on Drug and Alcohol Research is seeking a Patient Services Coordinator.

This person will evaluate/assess/manage patients for candidacy and preparedness for the valve program.

Ensure adequate communication and cohesive teamwork occurs among entire team coordinating care of complicated and specialized patients.

Responsible for clinical operations. Ensure UKHC and departmental policy and procedures are enforced. Coordinate meetings to prepare and communicate and deal with issues pertaining to the clinic.

Monitor all major financial indicators and ensures meets all targets. Work with coding and billing office as well as KMSF on revenue processes. Schedule appointments within systems to allow for communication to all departments.

IEBC – Internal Employee Being Considered

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

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

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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.




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Job No:
Posted: 1/13/2021
Application Due: 1/15/2021
Work Type: Full Time