MC Patient Services Specialist

  • Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
  • Ft. Stockton, TX, USA
  • Aug 01, 2022
Full time Health & Medical Services Other Administrative Positions

Job Description

Ft. Stockton

 

MC Patient Services Specialist

29528BR

Position Description

This position is responsible for assuring smooth operation of the flow in a correctional facility medical clinic.  Employees serve as primary contacts for patients and are responsible for preparing necessary paperwork before patient visits, receiving patients, and maintaining records. In addition, this position may be responsible for coordinating other clinic services, responding to requests for patient information, and maintaining related information for the department. Employees in this classification receive general supervision. Most work is performed according to established procedures; problems of an unusual nature are referred to supervisor. Work is performed in a medical clinic setting in a correctional facility and may require a high degree of contact with patients, facility staff, and other partners. 

Org Level 7

691014 - Ft. Stockton Lynaugh Unit

Org Level 1

Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Campus

HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Department

Ft. Stockton Lynaugh Unit

Major/Essential Functions

  • Aligns with Values Based Culture and Behaviors
  • Responsible for monthly activity reporting
  • Receives and relay messages field routine questions for Administrative Offices.
  • Performs monthly QI audit and ensure compliance with ATC policy
  • Ability to work closely with and assist other staff members in a professional and courteous manner and relay appropriate information to Health Administrator as appropriate.
  • ACA Accreditation and ensures compliance with ACA regulations
  • Make copies as needed, scan and pull charts as requested
  • Responsible for quality assurance activities for clinical areas and evaluation of all Quality Assurance (QA, CQI and TQM) and Infection Control Activities
  • ORA Audit
  • Covers for back up other Special IV staff
  • Report non-functioning equipment to the proper person
  • Promotes economical use of supplies and equipment
  • Attends required staff meetings and in-services
  • Always demonstrates professional attitude towards clinic staff, physicians maintains calm professional demeanor in stressful situations.
  • Displays appropriate courteous attitude and behavior
  • Limits personal phone calls and public discussion of work related issues. Exercises discretion and maintains confidentiality in all issues relating
  • Exhibits promptness and dependability by providing proper notification of absences or tardiness.
  • Adheres to institutional and departmental safety policies and procedures.
  • Enters all daily work in computer.
  • Performs clerical duties for administration upon request.
  • Other duties as assigned.
About Managed Care

Since 1989, TTUHSC Managed Care has been providing clinical and operational support to correctional facilities throughout West Texas and other regional areas.  We serve approximately 30,000 patients utilizing a broad range of comprehensive medical and health services.  TTUHSC Managed Care strives to positively impact the lives of our patients, to include many who had no previous access to quality health care.  Learn more about TTUHSC Managed Care HERE
 
This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:
  • ONE TEAM unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
  •  KINDHEARTED exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude
  • INTEGRITY be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking 
  • VISIONARY nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit
  • BEYOND SERVICE create and deliver positive defining moments

Benefits Offered
  • Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule
  • 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents
  • Dental, vision, long-term, and short-term disability benefits.
  • State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years.
  • State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education
  • Medical liability insurance for all licensed health care employees.
  • And much more.

Required Qualifications

One (1) year customer service, office, or related experience required. Additional education may substitute for the experience requirement.

Required Attachments

Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Pay Statement

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

EEO Statement

As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant's race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Jeanne Clery Act

The Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Campus Crime Statistics Act is a federal statute requiring colleges and universities participating in federal financial aid programs to maintain and disclose campus crime statistics and security information. By October 1 of each year, institutions must publish and distribute their Annual Campus Security Policy & Crime Statistics Report (ASR) to current and prospective students and employees. You can locate this report through our website at: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/emergency/clery-report.aspx.

Pay Basis

Hourly

Pay Grade Minimum

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected

Pay Grade Maximum

Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected

Grant Funded?

No

Job Type

Full Time

Job Group

Information and Records Clerks

Shift

Day

Travel Required

None

Application Details

To view more information and to apply please visit: https://www.ttuhsc.edu/jobs/default.aspx


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