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Orthopedic Services Patient Assistant On-CallLocation: Denver, CO Job Number: 555538 Date posted: 01/10/2017
THIS REQUISITION REPRESENTS TWO (2) POSITIONS
Schedules orthopedic related appointments & procedures for the region. Instructs & explains preparations, nature of examinations, reporting procedures, & other pertinent issues to the patient as w/in scope outlined & defined by department policy. Consults w/ providers & designated health plan staff on appropriateness of outside referrals & processes. Provides scheduling decisions, which improve & maximize overall system efficiencies & increase appropriate utilization. Serves as a resource to internal & external customers in both outpatient & inpatient arenas. Makes members/patients & their needs a primary focus of one's actions; develops & sustains productive member/patient relationships. Actively seeks information to understand member/patient circumstances, problems, expectations, & needs. Builds rapport & cooperative relationship w/ members/patients. Considers how actions or plans will affect members; responds quickly to meet member/patient needs & resolves problems.
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May need to travel to Rock Creek, Lone Tree and Franklin as needed.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status. Submit Interest
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