Job Description

Payroll Title:
AMBUL CARE ADMSTN CRD 2
Department:
Cancer Center Radiology
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
La Jolla Medical Center
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
Uncovered
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Variable

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.

#113694 Ambulatory Care Administration Coordinator

Initial Review Date: Tue 1/11/2022

For the safety and well-being of the entire university community, the University of California requires, with few exceptions, that all students, faculty and staff be vaccinated against the COVID-19 virus and influenza before they will be allowed on campus or in a facility or office. For more information visit: Flu Vaccine Mandate / COVID Vaccine Policy

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 12/30/2021 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor.

Special Selection Applicants: Apply by 01/11/2022. Eligible Special Selection clients should contact their Disability Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

Applies acquired skills and clinical and operational knowledge of ambulatory care clinics to coordinate aspects of clinic operations of intermediate scope and complexity. Monitors dailyclerical activities, billing, and other operational services for a clinic in the medical center.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates daily clinic activities and monitors workflow of administrative services including patient registration and authorization, referral coordination, medical records storage and maintenance. Oversees staff performance ensuring compliance with policies and regulations.
  • Troubleshoots day-to-day administrative and IT issues. Handles escalated issues seeking clinical input when appropriate.
  • Performs clinic revenue reconciliation. Compiles and reports reimbursement data. Assists with incident reporting. Serves as liaison with billing office.
  • Conducts chart reviews and reports discrepancies. Updates diagnosis and procedure codes to support clinical documentation and maximize reimbursement.
  • Monitors daily clinical reporting, communicates results to provide accurate and timely patient care coordination.
  • Serves as department resource for finance and compliance questions / issues. Serves as a liaison between academic and clinical groups.
  • Oversees equipment inventory and coordinates supply purchasing. Facilitates ergonomic evaluations and orders ergonomic equipment.
  • Proficient user of clinic IT technology systems. Trains administrative staff on IT systems and applications. Coordinates conferences, compiles attendee conference notes and clinical recommendations and disseminates information.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • Six (6) years of related experience, education/training, OR a Bachelor’s degree in related area plus two (2) years of related experience/training.

  • Knowledge of ambulatory care clinic practice management including patient careworkflows and processes.

  • Demonstrated understanding of medical terminology and clinical knowledge of clinic practice area.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Must pass a background check, physical, drug screen and TB test.
  • Must be able to work various hours and locations basedon business needs.

Job offer is contingent on successful engagement in the UC COVID-19 Vaccination program (fully vaccinated with documented proof or approved exception/deferral).

UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, the only Burn Center in the county, and and dozens of outpatient clinics. We invite you to join our team!

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UC San Diego is a smoke and tobacco free environment. Please visit smokefree.ucsd.edu for more information.

Application Instructions

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