Provides coordination and administrative support for all aspects of the patient experience from initial point of contact to post-operative follow-up. Responsible for facilitating a high level of patient experience for Paley Institute International, including but not limited to, building relationships with patients, problem solving in partnership with leadership, ensuring all medical information is available to patients and their families, coordinating with external providers, as needed.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Coordinate all aspects of patient care including but not limited to:
Scheduling clinic appointments, surgeries, imaging studies and other internal and external providers as needed
Responding to patient inquires in a timely manner (within 24 hours) and updating shared documents accordingly
Working closely with the clinical, administrative and finance team to ensure patient receives all information necessary to proceed with treatment
Coordinating appropriate patient access to obtaining patient prescription orders and refills, assisting with durable medical equipment and prosthetics etc.
Serve as the patient family liaison during appointments, surgeries, and consultations, including services such as interpretation, coordinating transportation and providing information for local housing optionsAccurately collects and enters all necessary patient information including but not limited to:
Accurately collects and enters all necessary patient information including but not limited to:
Letters of medical necessity from medical providers
Cost estimates from finance
Coordinate information sharing with respective internal and external stakeholders
Support strategic institute initiatives to improve patient care including but not limited to research, patient education, relationship building, etc.
Other duties as assigned
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The list below is representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Ability to develop and maintain strong professional relationships with patients, patient families and various stakeholders (e.g. physicians, staff, foundations, government entities, international Embassies)
Demonstrated empathy, inclusiveness and willingness to embrace all backgrounds, actively understand various cultural norms and adapt approaches
Demonstrated service-oriented mindset and clear virtual and in-person communications, particularly when handling sensitive patient situations
Ability to prioritize and manage time effectively as well as to adapt to changing circumstances and work effectively in unexpected situations
Ability to absorb and understand important verbal and nonverbal information from patients / patient family members and to ask further questions when necessary
Strong understanding and ability to articulate service offerings, including ability to respond and articulate different services for all patient inquiries
Ability to identify needs, determine alternative solutions, offer innovative solutions to improve patient relations processes and efficiently drive execution
Excellent written and verbal communication skills and ability to process and record detailed information effectively and consistently
Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues and leadership, work independently and effectively collaborate with others
Ability to maintain sensitive information in compliance with HIPAA and company policies
Ability to coordinate accommodations for language interpretation as needed
Experience with Salesforce
Knowledge of multiple electronic medical software
Bilingual (e.g. Arabic, Spanish, Russian, Polish)
Ability to provide language interpretation as needed
Bachelor's degree, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Minimum of 3 years of experience in a healthcare customer service setting (e.g. medical office or facility front desk)
Knowledge of medical terminology
Familiarity with pediatric orthopedics healthcare services
Tenet Healthcare complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.
Primary Location: West Palm Beach, Florida
Facility: Paley Institute Global LLC
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.