The Department of Radiology is a 24 hour, seven day a week operation providing Imaging Services for adult and pediatric inpatients and outpatients. Job SummaryFinal Filing Date : 02/15/2020Salary Range : $21.80 to $27.05Salary Frequency : HourlyAppointment Type : CareerPercentage of Time : 50%Shift Hour : 10 hoursLocation : Ambulatory Care CenterCity : SacramentoUnion Representation : YesBenefits Eligible : Yes We offer exceptional employment benefits including medical, dental, and vision plans, generous paid vacations and holidays, excellent retirement savings and investment plans, continuing education, and reduced fee and scholarship programs. THIS IS NOT AN H1- B OPPORTUNITY ResponsibilitiesUnder the direction of the MOSC V Supervisor(s), and the Manager, Administrative Support Services, the MOSC II provides patient care coordination to Radiology modalities. As the support member in Radiology, the incumbent is responsible for sustaining an environment of intrinsic good will in which to provide his/her assigned patient population all essential non-medical assistance in areas of appointment scheduling, registration, ancillary visit, patient population, and insurance administration. Incumbents are expected to adhere to the established protocols of the Department of Radiology, practice standards and principals of managed care. This person interacts directly with Radiologists, clinicians, community physicians, and other University personnel. Incumbent works independently and work is referred to his/her supervisor when standard procedure or processes do not apply. Required Qualifications
Experience with and knowledge of medical terminology and anatomy sufficient to schedule patient exams, read patient diagnostic physicians, log patient diagnosis and research film inquiries.
Knowledge of Radiology practices and protocols related to appointments, medical records, and other business and office procedures.
Experience with and working knowledge of Health Care Insurance programs such as Medi-Cal, Medicare, HMO, PPO, fee for service, and worker's compensation, sufficient to obtain and track authorizations, appoint patients, make referrals for consults, diagnostics, ancillary services, coordinate hospital admissions, complete and submit billing documentation, and explain provisions and requirements to patients.
Customer service experience to establish and maintain a friendly, welcoming environment for clinic's customers; to demonstrate an interested, understanding, compassionate and caring manner; to maintain a courteous and calm demeanor; and to use a firm and assertive approach to negotiate with and persuade others to take required action.
Filing skills to maintain logs and files of information in alphabetical, chronological, and/or numerical order, such that it is current and retrievable. Skill to quickly and accurately search, sort, and maintain color-coded, alphabetical, and terminal digit filing systems. Be oriented, skill in documentation and logging information. Ability to accurately transcribe physician orders to ensure and complete up to date patient records.
Must be able to work variable hours, alternate shifts, and occasional overtime to provide coverage as needed for sick leave, staffing shortages, etc.
This position may be subject to a criminal background investigation, drug screen, Live Scan fingerprinting, medical evaluation clearance, and functional capacity assessment. EEOThe University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer advancing inclusive excellence. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, or other protected categories covered by the UC nondiscrimination policy.
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