OPS Patient Referral Assistant

Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Feb 21, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 515854
Work type: Temp Full-Time
Location: Main Campus (Gainesville, FL)
Categories: Health Profession, Office/Clerical
Department:29170000 - MD-ORTHOPAEDICS / REHAB

Classification Title:

OPS - Patient Referral Assistant

Job Description:

The Department of Orthopaedics is seeking motivated individuals to work as part of a dynamic team to provide outstanding patient care by reviewing patient referrals.

Duties will include :

  • Reviewing patient referrals and coordinating response as appropriate.
  • contacts physician offices to obtain information needed for patient(s) as needed for visit.
  • contacts patients to schedule dates/times of clinic appointment.
  • Obtaining faxes from Bicsom, uploads into EPIC and sends message to department contact as appropriate.
  • Plan of care
  • Physical therapy orders
  • RX requests
  • Other responsibilities as assigned by supervisor to ensure the successful operation of the department.
  • Expected Salary:

    Starting salary will be between $12-$14 per hour, commensurate with qualifications

    Minimum Requirements:

    A high school diploma. Must be articulate and have excellent written and verbal communication skills.

    Must possess the following:

    • ability to multi-task
    • ability to prioritize workload
    • ability to work independently with minimal supervision
    • must be a team player

    Preferred Qualifications:

    Knowledge of medical terminology and technical spelling is a definite plus

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    Must submit resume, cover letter and 3 professional references to be considered for this position.

    Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end date.

    This requisition will be used to fill multiple positions.

    Health Assessment Required:


    Advertised: 19 Feb 2021 Eastern Standard Time
    Applications close: 05 Mar 2021 Eastern Standard Time

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