Cedars-Sinai Patient Service Representative, Internal Temporary Agency (Per Diem) in California
Cedars-Sinai is a national leader in providing high-quality,
patient-centered healthcare encompassing primary care as well as specialized
medicine and research that leads to lifesaving discoveries and innovations.
Become part of Cedars-Sinai by joining our Internal Temporary
Agency Team. In this role, associates will transition throughout Cedars-Sinai
Medical Center to support departments with fulfilling temporary
vacancies. The associate will be deployed to various departments performing various duties. This is a Per Diem, non-benefited role. Assignments are typically Monday - Friday within regular business hours.
clinical support such as answering phone calls from
patients, scheduling patient appointments, prepping patient charts for clinic,
gathering clinical reports for doctor/coordinator review, data collection,
Primary Duties and Responsibilities:
Assists clinical support staff including but not limited to the day-to-day work responsibilities in the office and clinic. Schedules patientappointments, coordinates procedures/testing with outside departments and ancillary services, expert understandingof authorizations according to guidelines/workflows by providing requireddocumentation, monitors daily patient schedule, places reminder calls, andidentifies “no shows” for rescheduling.
Consistently answers telephones, takes complete and accurate messages, triage information and relays to appropriate party to support operational aspects of patient care.
- High School Diploma or GED required.Bachelor's Degree or two years of college education with medical business office experience preferred.
- Two (2) years experience in a medical office setting/scheduling of patients preferred.
Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:
- Handle multiple tasks frequently with short-time lines, prioritize and organize work, and complete assignments in a timely, accurate manner.Excellent verbal and written communication skills Knowledge of medical terminology.
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.