Patient Services Coordinator II - Thoracic Surgery Clinic

Description:

Where you work matters! Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Patient Services Coordinator II (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in Thoracic Surgery Clinic at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.

The Patient Services Coordinator II provides support and clinic coordination of multiple patient care services as well as patient orientation for the Swedish Cancer Institute on multiple campuses, exercising independence in the planning and accomplishment of a wide spectrum of clerical duties. Responsibilities include: scheduling of new patients, follow-up clinic appointments, subsequent treatments, and requested diagnostic tests, acquiring of insurance verifications, referrals and authorizations, preparing and maintaining the patient's medical record, reconciling billing issues, answering multiple phone lines and triaging phone calls. Excellent communication and problem solving skills around patient care and clinic matters are vital.

In this position you will:

  • Coordinates PAV schedule to determine availability for appointments.
  • Uses SMC computer systems efficiently and effectively. Able to learn new computer applications as they evolve.
  • Coordinates with other departments involved in patient appointments and care.
  • Contacts patients regarding appointments or changes in appointments, as needed.
  • Acts as a liaison between various departments for coordination of patient care in the PAV area of the Surgery and Procedures Admissions Unit.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • 1 year Related experience in a healthcare setting is required (i.e. physicians office, scheduler, etc.).
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers required at time of hire from American Heart Association (AHA) or Military Training Network (MTN).

Preferred qualification for this position include:

  • Associate's Degree Or equivalent educ/experience

About the First Hill Campus

The 697-bed tertiary-care center on the Swedish/First Hill campus is the flagship of the Swedish health-care system. Swedish/First Hill has one of the most active and advanced birthing programs in Washington state and houses a Level III neonatal intensive-care unit. More surgeries are performed each year at Swedish/First Hill than at any other facility in the region; volumes include more total joint replacements than any other medical center in the state.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://swedish.jobs/why-swedish/#benefits-rewards

Our Mission

Our Mission is to improve the health and well-being of each person we serve.

Our Vision is Health for a Better World.

About Us

Swedish is the largest not-for-profit health care system in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); emergency rooms and specialty center in Redmond (East King County) and the Mill Creek area in Everett; and Swedish Medical Group, a network of more than 128 primary care and specialty care locations throughout the greater Puget Sound area. Swedish employs nearly 13,000 caregivers (all employees), including nearly 1,400 providers. Whether through physician clinics, education, research and innovation or other outreach, we're committed to caring for the people in our region and beyond. Swedish is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Swedish does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, protected veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Category: Medical Assistant

Location: Washington-Seattle

Work Locations: First Hill Madison Bldg (WA177) 1101 Madison Seattle, 98104

Req ID: 308693

Posted
10/02/2021
Salary Range
$35,000.00 - 46,000.00
per Year
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Location
Seattle, WA 98101, US
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