Job Description

Job Title: Team Assistant - Home Health/Hospice (Erie)
Job ID: 94428801
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours:
Shift: Day Job
Facility: Great Lakes HH & Hospice
Department: GL General Admin
Location: 1700 Peach St, Erie PA 16501

Description

Are you looking for a role assisting one of the fastest growing areas of healthcare? If so, the Home Health Team Assistant in Erie is the position for you! The Team Assistant coordinates the clerical and scheduling functions for the multidisciplinary team under the direction of the Team Leader.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify, develop and participate in process improvement opportunities within the home health agency that will enhance the quality of the services provided.
  • Process, reconcile and distribute patient information.
  • Utilize Horizon Home Care for updating patient information, printing patient information and reports as required and/or directed.
  • Schedule patient visits based on patient needs, productivity expectations and staffing.
  • Focus on customer service and continually strive to perform the duties of their job in a manner that results in optimal patient satisfaction.
  • Accept patients, family and staff telephone calls and facilitate communication between team members.
  • Attend compliance training and adhere to the organization standards of conduct, policies and procedures.
  • Perform duties and job responsibilities in a fashion which coincides with the service management philosophy of UPMC/Jefferson Regional Home Health, L.P. toward patients, visitors, staff, peers, physicians and other departments within the organization.

 

Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED required.
  • 1 year related work experience preferred.
  • Competency with PC preferred.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred.

    Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Act 33
  • Act 34

  • UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

    Salary Range: $13.38 to $20.37 / hour

    Union Position: No

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