Medical Support Technician COVID Team - TDY

Position Summary: Answers telephones and routes the calls to appropriate department or party in a professional manner. Assist laboratory, nursing and medical staff with creating, maintaining, and completing patient medical records and samples. Communicates patient care needs with other departments. As assigned, assists the Case Management Team with various office duties. Assists with testing at various locations both in and out of the hospital. May participate in village trips to support medical staff for testing and contract tracing. Position will have some weekend and evening hours as dictated by testing requirements.  Other duties will be defined as pandemic continues Position Qualifications: 
  • Minimum Education: High School diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum Experience: One year experience in a position that requires dealing with the public preferred. Previous switchboard experience preferred. Working knowledge of medical terminology preferred.
  • License, Certification, Registration: None required
  • Equipment/Tools: Computer, Multiline telephone system, copy/print/scan machine and other general office equipment.
  • Specialized Knowledge and Skills: Able to communicate with easy medical terms for patients. Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.   Yup’ik speaker preferred.
  • Supervisory Responsibilities: None
Full time
Bethel, AK 99559, US