Medical Care Coordinator - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States

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Detailed Job Description

Under general supervision, provides clinical office support to ensure patient satisfaction; schedules appointments, greets patients, and prepares charts; performs registration and check-in/out functions; verifies insurance benefits; assists with patient exams, tests, and procedures; maintains various records and databases of information; prepares correspondence, billing, and reports.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of medical terminology and procedures
Knowledge of insurance plans and referral procedures
Knowledge of office practices and procedures
Interpersonal/human relations skills
Ability to operate various office and medical equipment
Ability to operate personal computer with various software programs
Ability to respond to questions in a tactful and professional manner
Ability to organize/prioritize duties
Ability to work with constant interruptions
Ability to maintain records and files
Ability to maintain confidentiality

Minimum Qualifications

High school diploma or equivalent; supplemented with two (2) years of related work experience.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Performs check-in and check-out functions; collects and posts co-pays; schedules appointments; obtains or provides referrals for specialty visits; researches and resolves referral issues; verifies insurance benefits; monitors and updates EPIC referral queue/in-basket; and prepares correspondence.

Answers phone and responds to inquiries; refers, routes, or places calls; generates telephone encounters in electronic medical record system and routes to appropriate skill set/provider; verifies insurance information; places patient follow-up calls; and serves as receptionist, greeting and assisting visitors, patients, etc.

Rooms patients and obtains vital signs; assists with procedures; documents in the electronic health record; gives injections, draws blood, collects urine, and performs point of care testing; inspects exam rooms for cleanliness and restocks supplies; maintains sample medication closet; and orders medications, injections, and other medical supplies.

Schedules surgeries and/or tests; and obtains authorization/pre-certification.

Attends in-services and staff meetings; interacts with clinical students; obtains and issues referrals; opens mail; maintains clean and neat work areas; and performs other duties as assigned.

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Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: High School
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: Analyst / Staff
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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