Providence Scheduler - Administrative Assistant Home Care in Burbank, California
Providence is calling a Scheduler - Administrative Assistant Home Care (Full-Time/Day Shift) to Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA
We are seeking a Rehabilitation Scheduler - Administrative Assistant Home Care who will schedule and track visits for all physical therapists, occupational therapists and speech/language pathologists using the Agency's computerized scheduling system. Coordinates ancillary services visits/schedules with ancillary services staff and documents the proposed visits in the Agency's computerized scheduling system. Acts as the liaison with contracted rehab staff and the contracted Rehab Supervisor. Acts as the administrative assistant for the rehab team.
In this position you will:
Be responsible for coordination and case assignment based on clinical skill set and competency for a multidisciplinary team of clinical staff including RN, LPN, PT, PTA, OT, SLP, MSW, HHA and registry/contracted staff and after hours staff
Be responsible for overseeing and ensuring that clinical staff are maximizing productivity by ensuring proactive, quick and timely case assignment and case adjustments and attending visits promptly from daily itineraries
Work closely with Clinical Manager and Patient Care Coordinator to assure case assignment and scheduling is appropriate and fully utilizing the orders and plan of care
Assist with timeliness of care plans for delivery of home health services with goal of optimal patient outcomes and appropriate reimbursement
Provide Referral Services and clinical staff clerical support
Accept referrals from Intake, directs and assigns appropriate clinicians, prepares appropriate documentation for all new referrals
Provide data entry administrative support to Home Health clinical staff
Responsible for first step clerical review of all OASIS documentation and facilitating the correction and timely flow of OASIS documentation
Establishes and promotes positive working relationships both within the team, agency and organization
Assist with documentation review to ensure appropriate provision of care, utilization of resources
Be responsible for assignment of skilled and non-skilled care, monitoring clinical care assignment to maximize patient outcomes, reimbursement and clinician productivity
Assist with accurate and timely implementation of corrections to clinical records that will be used for the utilization review process especially the evaluation of LUPAS, achieving Therapy Thresholds and the careful evaluation of proper case management and visit utilization reporting
Comply with all applicable Federal, State and local laws, regulations and requirements as well as facility/agency specific policy and procedures
Maintain confidentiality of all client demographics, medical and financial information at all times
Maintain confidentiality of all company and client information
Ensure proper handling and disposal of confidential documents and adheres to all HIPAA rules and regulations
Strong multi-tasking abilities to proactively monitor two to three software programs simultaneously throughout the day
Triage and troubleshoot incoming calls directed to clinical staff from Physicians and assists with coordination of information as appropriate
Track and maintain care data as requested
Cross train and provide back-up support as needed for Operations department, including Intake Department, HIS II and Executive Assistant
Required qualifications for this position includes:
One (1) year of Hospital, home health agency or medical office experience interfacing with professional and para-professional staff
Computer skills (Window, Word)
Good typing skills
Knowledge of medical terminology
Excellent communication and telephone skills
Excellent organizational skills
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Home health agency scheduling experience
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center in Burbank, CA, is a 414 bed acute care facility, known for its state-of-the-art technology and high quality, compassionate care, has provided the full range of diagnostic, treatment, care and support services for the San Fernando Valley communities for close to 70 years. Many of our specialized services are provided within our Heart and Vascular Institute, one of Los Angeles County's first STEMI designated receiving centers of heart attack victims; our Hycy and Howard Hill Neuroscience Institute, awarded the Gold Seal of Approval from The Joint Commission for a Primary Stroke Center, and the Gold Plus Achievement Award from the American Stroke Association (2010); our Women's Pavilion, and our newly opened the Roy and Patricia Disney Family Cancer Center, a comprehensive, state-of-the-art, patient-centered, treatment facility. Our cancer center includes some of the most advanced technology in radiation oncology, highly advanced medical and surgical oncology, excellent clinical outcomes and research, and all patient support services are housed in the same building. Providence Saint Joseph Medical Center has an exceptional orthopedic program recognized for its excellent outcomes and clinical expertise. And Providence Saint Joseph's Bariatric Program, a leader and resource for those dealing with obesity in Southern California, received a Five-Star Rating for Bariatric Surgery, and Bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation from HealthGrades.
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Job Category: Patient Services
Req ID: 292321