Patient Relations Assistant/UKHC
Patient Relations Assistant/UKHCRequisition Number:
M3200: Family Care CenterWork Location:
Lexington, KYGrade Level:
$13.58-21.83/hourType of Position:
StaffPosition Time Status :
HSClick here for more information about equivalencies::
3.5 yrsRequired License/Registration/Certification:
Sitting at computer workstation for extended periods. Repetitive motion.Shift:
Monday – Friday with some evenings or weekends.Job Summary:
The Pediatrics Family Care Center seeks a Patient Relations Assistant to provide front desk registration in the outpatient clinic. Primary responsibilities include, but are not limited to: greeting patients, registration, insurance verification, cash handling, medical record preparation, scheduling appointments, procuring new patient records, communicating information with patients via the telephone and in person, and answering the telephone. This position supports the efficient patient care and clinic initiatives for improving patient attendance and keeping attendance records.Skills / Knowledge / Abilities:
The ideal candidate will have extensive customer service experience and able to communicate in a calm and helpful manner during stressful and/or crisis situations. Should have the ability to pay high attention to detail; work with a teamwork mindset; have data entry skills and respect for confidentiality; be able to prioritize tasks efficiently; and work in multiple systems simultaneously.Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? :
3.5 years of experience requiredDeadline to Apply:
05/09/2021University 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.