Clerical Support Team Lead, Patient Access Services - Geisinger Wyoming Valley (Evenings)
Location: Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
Type: Full Time
Admin / Clerical
Internal Number: R-35847
Directs and supervises patient access and clerical support staff. Coordinates and performs front line office activities in an effective and efficient manner for the department. Coordinates schedules, training and education of all assigned staff. Accountable for the performance and alignment of the access and clerical teams to clinic and system goals.
Directs and assists with patient access and clerical support to the department.
Participates in recruitment, interview, and selection process of patient access and clerical support staff.
Coordinates training and orientation programs for assigned staff.
Utilizes established metrics to track and report on clerical team performance to clinic leadership.
Assures continuing education is communicated to and or attended by all access team members.
Conducts performance appraisals and addresses performance problems.
Develops and maintains policies and procedures for assigned area.
Evaluates operations and recommends and implements changes to improve efficiency and effectiveness.
Responsible for staffing plans and daily schedules; establishes work priorities.
Attends all necessary team meetings as a representative of the access team.
Work is typically performed in an office environment. Accountable for satisfying all job specific obligations and complying with all organization policies and procedures. The specific statements in this profile are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements considered necessary to successfully perform the job.
Work hours are evenings between 6pm and 6am
High School Diploma or Equivalent (GED)- (Required)
Minimum of 4 years-Related work experience (Required), Minimum of 1 year-Managerial/Supervisory (Preferred)
Certification(s) and License(s)
OUR PURPOSE & VALUES: Everything we do is about caring for our patients, our members, our students, our Geisinger family and our communities. KINDNESS: We strive to treat everyone as we would hope to be treated ourselves. EXCELLENCE: We treasure colleagues who humbly strive for excellence. LEARNING: We share our knowledge with the best and brightest to better prepare the caregivers for tomorrow. INNOVATION: We constantly seek new and better ways to care for our patients, our members, our community, and the nation. SAFETY: We provide a safe environment for our patients and members and the Geisinger family We offer healthcare benefits for full time and part time positions from day one, including vision, dental and domestic partners. Perhaps just as important, from senior management on down, we encourage an atmosphere of collaboration, cooperation and collegiality. We know that a diverse workforce with unique experiences and backgrounds makes our team stronger. Our patients, members and community come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and it takes a diverse workforce to make better health easier for all. We are proud to be an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or status as a protected veteran.
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At Geisinger, our innovative ideas are inspired by the communities we serve – like our Fresh FoodFarmacy, a program that delivers life-saving healthy alternatives to patients with diabetes. With additional tools like our MyCode Community Health Initiative, one of the first health system genome sequencingprograms, and our new asthma app suite that we developed in partnership with AstraZeneca, it’s no wonder we’re ranked one of the Top 5 Most Innovative Healthcare Systems by Becker's Hospital Review. We continually work towards continuous improvement in a culture where everyone has a voice and firmly believe that better begins with all of us.Founded more than 100 years ago, Geisinger serves more than three million residents throughout central, south-central and northeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey. Our physician-led system is comprised of 30,000 employees, including 1,600 employed physicians, and consists of 1...3 hospital campuses, the Geisinger Health Plan, Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine and two research centers. What you do at Geisinger shapes the future of health and improves lives – for our patients, communities, and you.