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Patient Clerical Assistant/UKHC

Lexington, KY
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Job Title Patient Clerical Assistant/UKHC
Requisition Number RE16476
Working Title PCA
Department Name H7600: PAV A Medicine/Pulmonary
Work Location Lexington
Grade Level 04
Salary Range $11.06-16.27/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 of time 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 7:00am-7:00pm day shifts per week (may include day, evening, night, and/or swing shifts); will also be required to work some weekends and holidays.

Job Summary

The Patient Clerical Assistants 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. Duties also include filing, chart assembly and maintenance, maintaining patient records, and extensive verbal communication.

Skills / Knowledge / Abilities

Basic administrative skills such as receptionist abilities (including phone, keyboarding, filing, and fax machine skills); knowledge of medical terminology; and interpersonal skills.

Does this position have supervisory responsibilities? No
Preferred Education/Experience

High school diploma/GED and at least one year of clerical experience within a medical setting preferred.

Deadline to Apply 01/21/2019
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.

Posted: 2019-01-11 Expires: 2019-02-11

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