University of Miami Clinical Business Operations Representative in Miami, Florida
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The Department of has an exciting opportunity for a full-time to work in Miami, Fl. The Clinical Business Operations Representative facilitates the prompt resolution of problems related to pre and post care that arise in daily clinical operations. The incumbent in this position performs general administrative and receptionist functions, to include answering incoming calls, efficient management of patients, and the acquisition of necessary patient-care and records. This role will also assist patients in a courteous, efficient and professional manner and ensure adherence to divisional and departmental service standards.
Assists the department in managing expectations surrounding pre and post patient care.
Obtains or reviews all patient demographic information, insurance information and referral numbers.
Reviews clinical records for completeness including authorization, signatures, missing data and other patient information.
Answers multiple telephones for the department: triage incoming calls, responds to questions, directs calls, and documents messages in the appropriate software.
Greets visitors and callers, handles their inquiries, and directs them to the appropriate persons according to their needs.
Works cooperatively with fellow employees to solve problems and enhance the smooth and efficient flow of the practice.
Provides coverage for responsibilities of co-workers when assigned or as need arises.
Develops and promotes the use of effective methods of communicating with physicians, managers, peers, trainees, and staff on a regular basis.
Maintains confidentiality of all information.
Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.
This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.
High school diploma or equivalent
Minimum 3 years of relevant experience, including patient telephone and/or face-to-face contact (or customer service) in a high volume medical office or hospital setting.
Skill in data entry with minimal errors.
Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form.
Ability to work evenings, nights, and weekends as necessary.
Skill in collecting, organizing and analyzing data.
Ability to work independently and/or in a collaborative environment.
Commitment to the University’s core values.
Demonstrates sustained high level of proficiency in all aspects of job
Excellent customer service skills are required.
Strong written and oral communication skills.
Knowledge of medical terminology.
Able to handle multiple tasks simultaneously.
Department Specific Functions
Mostly working remote
Responsible for triaging all patient related calls for physicians assigned and documenting accordingly any pertinent information and instructions given by provider and the consequent actions taken. Processes and assists with responding to all patient related requests and UChart In-basket messages for assigned pools/providers.
Responsible for physician’s schedule to coordinate academic and patient related activities. Monitors clinical schedule for providers to ensure accuracy of number and types of appointments. Review no shows and cancelled appointments as per department policy.
Follow-up on all results for area of responsibility including but not limited to all lab work, pathology and ancillary testing such as mammograms, ultrasounds, MRIs as directed by providers. Also follow up on any necessary referrals to specialists, procedures as requested by providers.
Submit requests as needed for any authorizations/referrals for these follow up appointments and procedures.
Responsible for coordination of all physician surgeries and inpatient admissions according to departmental protocol.
Coordinate and ensure receipt of financial and medical clearance for surgery and other duties as assigned.
Any appropriate combination of relevant education, experience and/or certifications may be considered.
The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.
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