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UW Neighborhood Clinics (UWNC) is a network of community-based clinics throughout the Puget Sound region. The clinics offer a wide spectrum of primary care services, as well as secondary care, from pediatrics to geriatrics. Urgent care services are offered seven days a week at select locations. The clinics are consistently recognized for high quality standards by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care and the National Committee for Quality Assurance Patient-Centered Medical Home Program.
UWNC - Northgate Clinic has an outstanding opportunity for a full-time (100%, 40 hours per week), day shift, PATIENT SERVICE REPRESENTATIVE (job profile: Clinic Patient Service Specialist II). The Patient Service Representative performs a variety of duties which may include, but are not limited to the following: Acknowledges and greets patients and visitors as they enter the clinic with a smile and eye contact, phone answering and call triaging, schedules provider and ancillary service appointments.
Providing staff, providers, and patients with an efficient system of internal and external communications, including phone answering and call triaging
Scheduling provider and ancillary service appointments
Obtaining patient demographic, financial, and clinical information
Partnering with all members of the clinic team to prioritize patient satisfaction and exceptional care delivery
Flexible work schedules will be required to fill evening and weekend hours
Other Duties as Requested
High school diploma or GED equivalent
One year in healthcare setting or three years office/customer service or equivalent education/experience
UW Medicine includes Harborview Medical Center, UW Medical Center - Montlake, UW Medical Center - Northwest, Valley Medical Center, UW Neighborhood Clinics, UW Physicians, UW School of Medicine, and Airlift Northwest.
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