Patient Services Coordinator/UKHC

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Job Title:

Patient Services Coordinator/UKHC

Requisition Number:


Department Name:

H3185:Interventional Radiology

Work Location:

Lexington, KY

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Type of Position:


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Required Education:


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Required Related Experience:

5 yrs

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Physical Requirements:

Regularly requires sitting at a computer workstation for extended periods of time and repetitive motions. May occasionally require standing or walking with objects up to 25 lbs.; lifting, pushing, and/or pulling objects up to and over 50 lbs.; exposure to loud noises and temperature extremes, cuts/punctures and risk of injury from equipment on the job; and contact with combative/violent people.


Primarily Monday through Friday, 8:00am-5:00pm; may require some holidays per departmental needs.

Job Summary:

The Interventional Radiology department at UK Healthcare is seeking a Patient Services Coordinator.

This position will operate as a front-line customer service representative, and will be responsible for scheduling interventional radiology exams, including confirming all necessary data needed to properly identify patient billing information.

The selected candidate will also perform the required billing in order to maintain compliance with institutional, state, and federal practices and assist with the completion of pre-authorizations for some radiology exams.

The Patient Services Coordinator will serve as a liaison between Interventional Radiology, patients, personnel, and other relevant departments, and will display strong customer service skills as well as personal accountability and initiative.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:

Exceptional organizational, computer, and coordination skills; assertiveness; clinical knowledge, including knowledge of medical terminology; and the ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment.

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Preferred Education/Experience:

An Associate’s degree in a healthcare-related field and six years of related experience are preferred.

Deadline to Apply:


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: 4/28/2021
Application Due: 5/13/2021
Work Type: Full Time