Swedish Medical Center Patient Service Coordinator II (MA C) - Liver Disease Management in Seattle, Washington
Swedish Medical Center is looking for a Patient Services Coordinator II, Licensed MA-C (1.0 FTE, Day Day Shift) to work inLiver Disease Management at Swedish First Hill in Seattle, WA.
The Patient Service Coordinator II licensed provides support and clinic coordination of multiple patient care services, 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.
In this position you will:
Greets and prepares patients for the practitioner. Obtains and records vital signs and other appropriate information, such as height, weight, drug allergies, current medications and presenting problem.
Schedules multiple, sequential procedures and diagnostic tests as directed by the physician.
When scheduling appointments, coordinates clinic schedule to optimize provider and care team availability on multiple campuses.May draw blood specimens, label, and prepare specimens for processing.
May assist in diagnostic tests and clinical procedures to appropriate level of training as established in procedures.
Obtains non-invasive body fluid specimens.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Graduate of certified medical assisting program
Washington State Medical Assistant Certified or Medical Assistant Interim certification
Current Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certification or ability to obtain within one month of hire
Minimum of one year of medical assistant experience in a healthcare setting
Proficiency in phlebotomy skills
Ability to read, write, understand and communicate effectively and clearly in the English language
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Associate Degree or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school with emphasis in Health Care
Knowledge of MS Word and Windows based applications and general office equipment
Experience with Epic
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 a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details
Our nonprofit Mission is to improve the health and wellbeing of each person we serve. Our Vision is to demonstrate the highest-quality, best-value healthcare to all we serve.
Swedish is the largest nonprofit health care provider in the greater Seattle area. It is comprised of five hospital campuses (First Hill, Cherry Hill, Ballard, Edmonds and Issaquah); ambulatory care centers in Redmond and Mill Creek; and Swedish Medical Group a network of more than 118 primary care and specialty locations throughout the Puget Sound. Swedish employs more than 13,300 employees and 3,100 physicians and allied health professionals. 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.
Job Category: Medical Assistant
Work Locations: First Hill Madison Bldg (WA177) 1101 Madison Seattle, 98104
Req ID: 240755