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Medical Secretary-Pulmonary-Hewlett, NY-Full Time, Day-Offsite - United States

Medical Secretary-Pulmonary-Hewlett, NY-Full Time, Day-Offsite 

Provides secretarial and clinical support to supervising physician in an offsite practice setting.

  • May schedule appointments for patients.
  • Take detailed clinical phone messages for physician or advanced allied healthcare provider.
  • Acquire insurance authorizations for procedures and tests ordered by attending physician.
  • May enter orders into the electronic medical record (EMR) system or prepare prescription refill requests on behalf of the physician for the review and approval by the ordering physician.
  • Maintain logging system as required for tracking test results.
  • Assist in the maintenance of medical charts and/or electronic medical record (filing, Op Reports, test results, home care forms).
  • May schedule surgeries/procedures or work in conjunction with Surgical Coordinator verifying times with patients; preparing charts, pre-admissions and consent forms as necessary.
  • May be responsible for Medical Assistant duties if qualified, such as performing venipuncture and/or EKGs, checking schedules and organizing patient flow; accompanying patients to exam/procedure room, assisting patients as needed with walking, transferring and dressing, as well as collecting and processing specimens and point of care testing, preparing for exam, etc. May assist physicians with various procedures, takes vital signs, relays instructions to patients and or families; answers calls and provides pertinent information.
  • Retrieve physician correspondence from dictation service, edit where necessary.
  • Prepare physicians mail correspondence.
  • Compile documents for surgical billing packages
  • May maintain, adjust and confirm patient office schedule.
  • Help direct patient flow during practice hours.
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Associates Degree or High School Diploma/GED plus two years of related experience.
  • Graduate of a Medical Assistant Program if performing clinical duties.
  • 2 years of related experience.
  • Certified Medical Assistant required if performing Medical Assistant duties

 

 

Compensation Statement

 

The Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) provides a salary range to comply with the New York City Law on Salary Transparency in Job Advertisements. The salary range for this role is $20.00 - $28.50 Hourly. Actual salaries depend on a variety of factors, including experience, education, and hospital need. The salary range or contractual rate listed does not include bonuses/incentive, differential pay or other forms of compensation or benefits.

Non-Bargaining Unit, C01 - Hewlett Internal Medicine - OFFS, Mount Sinai Hospital

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity, equity, and inclusion are key drivers for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education, and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together. We invite you to participate actively as a part of the Mount Sinai Health System team by:  

  • Using a lens of equity in all aspects of patient care delivery, education, and research to promote policies and practices to allow opportunities for all to thrive and reach their potential.
  • Serving as a role model confronting racist, sexist, or other inappropriate actions by speaking up, challenging exclusionary organizational practices, and standing side-by-side in support of colleagues who experience discrimination.
  • Inspiring and fostering an environment of anti-racist behaviors among and between departments and co-workers.

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people and to create an inclusive, welcoming and nurturing work environment where all feel they are valued, belong and are able to professional advance. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise contribute to the patient experience and quality of patient care.

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“About the Mount Sinai Health System:

Mount Sinai Health System is one of the largest academic medical systems in the New York metro area, with more than 43,000 employees working across eight hospitals, more than 400 outpatient practices, more than 300 labs, a school of nursing, and a leading school of medicine and graduate education. Mount Sinai advances health for all people, everywhere, by taking on the most complex health care challenges of our time — discovering and applying new scientific learning and knowledge; developing safer, more effective treatments; educating the next generation of medical leaders and innovators; and supporting local communities by delivering high-quality care to all who need it. Through the integration of its hospitals, labs, and schools, Mount Sinai offers comprehensive health care solutions from birth through geriatrics, leveraging innovative approaches such as artificial intelligence and informatics while keeping patients’ medical and emotional needs at the center of all treatment. The Health System includes approximately 7,400 primary and specialty care physicians; 13 joint-venture outpatient surgery centers throughout the five boroughs of New York City, Westchester, Long Island, and Florida; and more than 30 affiliated community health centers. We are consistently ranked by U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals, receiving high "Honor Roll" status, and are highly ranked: No. 1 in Geriatrics and top 20 in Cardiology/Heart Surgery, Diabetes/Endocrinology, Gastroenterology/GI Surgery, Neurology/Neurosurgery, Orthopedics, Pulmonology/Lung Surgery, Rehabilitation, and Urology. New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai is ranked No. 12 in Ophthalmology. U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Children’s Hospitals” ranks Mount Sinai Kravis Children's Hospital among the country’s best in several pediatric specialties. The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is ranked No. 14 nationwide in National Institutes of Health funding and in the 99th percentile in research dollars per investigator according to the Association of American Medical Colleges. Newsweek’s “The World’s Best Smart Hospitals” ranks The Mount Sinai Hospital as No. 1 in New York and in the top five globally, and Mount Sinai Morningside in the top 20 globally.

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We comply with applicable Federal civil rights laws and does not discriminate, exclude, or treat people differently on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression. We are passionately committed to addressing racism and its effects on our faculty, staff, students, trainees, patients, visitors, and the communities we serve. Our goal is for Mount Sinai to become an anti-racist health care and learning institution that intentionally addresses structural racism.”

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Job Profile

Regions

North America

Countries

United States

Skills

Cardiology Clinical support EKGs Electronic medical record (EMR) system EMR EMR System Insurance Authorization Medical Chart Maintenance Patient care Patient Flow Organization Point of Care Testing Scheduling Specimen Collection Surgery Surgical Coordination Testing Venipuncture Vital signs

Tasks
  • Accompanying patients
  • Accompanying patients to exam/procedure room
  • Acquire insurance authorizations
  • Assist in medical chart maintenance
  • Assist physicians with procedures
  • Checking schedules
  • Checking schedules and organizing patient flow
  • Collecting and processing specimens
  • Collecting and processing specimens and point of care testing
  • Compile documents for surgical billing packages
  • Direct patient flow
  • Direct patient flow during practice hours
  • EKGs
  • Enter orders into EMR system
  • Maintain logging system
  • Maintain patient office schedule
  • Organize patient flow
  • Organizing patient flow
  • Perform venipuncture and EKGs
  • Prepare physicians mail correspondence
  • Provide secretarial and clinical support
  • Retrieve and prepare physician correspondence
  • Schedule appointments
  • Schedule surgeries/procedures
  • Take clinical phone messages
  • Venipuncture
Experience

2 years

Education

Associate's Degree GED High school diploma Medical Assistant Program

Certifications

Certified Medical Assistant

Timezones

America/Anchorage America/Chicago America/Denver America/Los_Angeles America/New_York Pacific/Honolulu UTC-10 UTC-5 UTC-6 UTC-7 UTC-8 UTC-9