Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Physician Office Assistant II in New York, New York
Physician Office Assistant II
Job Posting Number: 20097
March 8, 2018
When you join us as a Physician Office Assistant II , you will find meaningful work and become part of a team where everyone plays an important role in the fight against cancer. Making a difference in the lives of others. This is a life’s calling.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
Adept at creating partnerships and working collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives and goals.
Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development
Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.
Use your strong customer service and multi-tasking abilities to support a practice by providing administrative support to the clinical team.
Ensure patients are assisted in a timely and courteous manner by functioning as the primary contact for the practice where you are responsible for scheduling patients’ tests, appointments, and procedures.
Update and maintain the electronic medical records (EMR), coordinate with clinical staff, and submit information to payers for pre-certification approvals.
A High School Diploma plus two years of relevant experience OR Bachelors’ Degree plus one year of experience
A minimum of 2 years experience in an administrative role strongly preferred. Experience working with patients is a plus.
Knowledge of medical terminology preferred
Strong computer skills
Ability to handle acutely ill patients in stressful situations
Ability to provide at least a 2 year commitment
Hours: Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm
In order to be considered for the Physician Office Assistant position, you will be required to pass an online Administrative Assessment. When applying to this position, you will be prompted to take the assessment. It takes about 45 minutes to complete.
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