Unit Secretary/Medical Assistant - Outpatient Psych - Full Time
For more than a century, Salt Lake Regional Medical Center has provided high-quality healthcare for residents of the Salt Lake Valley. Conveniently located near the heart of the city, this historic hospital remains one of the most trusted medical centers in all of Utah. Today you’ll find the most advanced medical technology in a world-class facility, a staff committed to staying on the leading edge of healthcare and patients who still find the kind of comfort and caring for which Salt Lake Regional always has been known.
Some areas of expertise include: Emergency Medicine, Heart Care, Cancer Care, Women’s Health, Men’s Health, Diagnostic Imaging, Surgical Services, and Behavioral Health among others.
Unit Secretary/Medical Assistant
Responsible for taking patients vital signs. Responaible for all clerical, billing and receptionist functions for the Outpatient Clinic. Admits new patients and collects insurance information. Work with insurance companies for pre-authorizations and utilization review. Responsible to maintain charts, and coordinate with Medical Records. Will schedule groups and individual sessions for therapists and patients. Will schedule new patient assessments and weekly review with physician or mid-level provider. Audits charts daily and attends treatment team and provide feedback on incomplete charts, and signatures. Provides indirect patient care in the Outpatient Clinic by meeting the communication needs of the patient/family, departmental staff and medical staff. Accepts other duties as assigned.
- Requires High School diploma or equivalent
- Requires current Medical Assistant certification
- Experience with insurance pre-authorization and utilization review is strongly preferred.
- One year experience in an outpatient clinic setting is preferred.
Steward Health Care is an equal opportunity employer Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran