Administrative Assistant, Anesthesiology
GWU Medical Faculty Associates

Washington, District of Columbia

Posted in Medical and Nursing


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Position Summary

This position supports the administrative and operational needs of the department by working closely with key clinical and other administrative personnel and represents the department in a professional and welcoming manner.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Demonstrates knowledge of the organization's mission and MFA's iCare values and incorporates them into the performance of duties.

  • Facilitates the timely completion of administrative requests from the Practice via tasks in EMR (EPIC). 1 week for Routine Tasks same day turnaround for Urgent Tasks.

  • Works with patients on select appointment, surgical and procedure scheduling needs; demonstrates caring and compassionate attitude in accordance with MFA's iCare values.

  • Performs administrative duties to assist in operational efficiency of department, such as filing, labeling, sorting incoming and outgoing mail, printing and checking physician calendars and schedules.

  • When obtaining documents, verifies patient demographics, financial and insurance information using EMR system.

  • Greets patients and other providers in a pleasant and professional manner and directs to the proper individual. Screens telephone callers in pleasant and a professional manner; handles call, takes message or directs caller to appropriate person or area.

  • Maintains cooperative and professional relationships with physicians, nurses and office and clinical staff. Handles stressful situations with little or no supervision; functions as a respectful member of the health care team.

  • Supports department by working on special projects to assist in operational initiatives as directed by Supervisor and departmental leadership.

  • Deals professionally and discreetly with sensitive, confidential information concerning hospital affairs, patient health information, meeting minutes, letters and other documents.

  • Ability to schedule meetings, take notes and track action items and make edits and distribute as necessary.

  • Demonstrates effective and appropriate communication with physicians, Department Managers, other employees, patients and visitors.

  • Coordinates and responsive to other duties and tasks with other MFA departments and affiliated groups, such as SAVISTA, Contact Center, Referral Management, Patient Experience, Credentialing, etc.

Qualifications

Education

  • High school graduate or GED; knowledge of medical terminology.

Experience

  • 3 years of administrative experience, preferably in a healthcare environment.


 


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