Position Summary: We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Clerk.
In this role, the successful candidate Responsible for patient processing in all areas, including accessioning, verification, receiving and retrieval of patient information
Performs other duties as assigned.
Sorts and distributes mail. Accurately sorts and distributes mail to various locations within the Medical Center.
Performs errands. Carries out errands according to supervisors instructions, takes materials to correct location. Performs errands in a prompt and timely manner.
Answers the telephone according to lab protocol. Answers the telephone in a courteous manner identifies the department when answering call. Takes message thoroughly and accurately. Transfers calls to correct individual based on context of inquiry. Answers call promptly, gives out accurate information to routine questions.
Processes doctors and pre-accession requisitions on a daily basis. Maintains doctors and pre-accession requisitions in a well-organized manner. Files requisitions accurately. Maintains files up to date in order to facilitate their retrieval.
Enters and receives patient data. Performs clerical accessioning and verifies patient data in the computer according to established laboratory procedures. Types information accurately. Follows instructions given by supervisor.
Processing of physician requisitions. Fills out physician requisition accurately checks for correct codes, patient demographics and requested tests. Secures physicians signature and/or prescription form. Efficiently directs patient to finance and phlebotomist areas.
Minimum Qualifications: To qualify you must have a High School Diploma or the equivalent. Effective oral, written, communication and interpersonal skills. Basic knowledge of personal computer, ability to type 35wpm with a minimum of one year of full time clerical work experience in a healthcare setting
Preferred Qualifications: Knowledge of medical terminology
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone Health provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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About NYU Langone Health
NYU Langone Health, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.nyulangone.org.