Samaritan Health Services Physical Thrpy Insurance Clerk in Corvallis, Oregon

Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center * GSR Physical Rehabilitation

Corvallis, OR

Rehabilitation Services

1.0 (80 hrs/pp), Day,

  • JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE

  • Performs a wide range of clerical and reception support duties for the accurate and timely authorization of patient treatments from third party, commercial and personal payers.

  • DEPARTMENT DESCRIPTION

  • The Rehabilitation teams at Samaritan evaluate and treat patients with injuries or conditions that have caused either a decline in self-care, physical mobility or functional independence. We are a collaborative multi-disciplinary team of therapists offering cutting-edge, evidence based practice and compassionate individualized treatment. We provide specialty care from pediatrics to geriatrics, from neurological to women's health, from lymphedema care to wheelchair fitting and more. Our acute services are centered out of Samaritan's Regional Medical system, a 160 bed, level 2 trauma center. Our hub status affords us a complex patient census that is among the state's top 5 in acuity. Our outpatient clinic features cutting edge equipment, a therapy pool with an underwater treadmill and separate adult and pediatric gyms. We also offer outpatient services at the Pastega Regional Cancer Center. All outpatient services are one-on-one and feature therapist-driven treatment times.

  • EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION/QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent required.

  • Experience or training in medical terminology preferred.

  • Previous experience in a healthcare setting preferred.

  • KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES

  • Clerical - Knowledge of administrative and clerical procedures and systems such as word processing, managing files and records, designing forms, and other office procedures and terminology.

  • Communication - Effective written and oral communication skills to explain complex issues, exchange information between team members, and tactfully discuss issues. Ability to perform group presentations and listen to and understand complex information and ideas.

  • Customer Service - Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services and evaluation of customer satisfaction.

  • Time Management - Ability to organize, plan and prioritize work to complete within required time frames and to follow-up on pending issues. Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive in dynamic fast-paced environments and under pressure.

  • Confidentiality - Knowledge of State and Federal (HIPAA) laws pertaining to confidentiality of protected health information. Ability to comply with laws and maintain confidentiality of patient information.

  • Medical Terminology - Knowledge of medical records, procedures and terminology. Ability to read, interpret, and apply policies, procedures, laws, and regulations.

  • PHYSICAL DEMANDS

  • Rarely (1 - 10% of the time)

Occasionally (11 - 33% of the time)

Frequently (34 - 66% of the time)

Continually (67 – 100% of the time)

CLIMB - STAIRS

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 40 - 60 Lbs

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 60 or more Lbs

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 20 - 40 Lbs

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 40 - 60 Lbs

LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 60 or more Lbs

LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 20 – 40 Lbs

LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 40 – 60 Lbs

LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 60 or more Lbs

LIFT(Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Overhead: 54" and above) 20 - 40 Lbs

LIFT(Overhead: 54" and above) 40 - 60 Lbs

CARRY1-handed, 20 - 40 pounds

CARRY1-handed, 40 - 60 pounds

CARRY1-handed,60 or more pounds

CARRY2-handed, 20 - 40 pounds

CARRY2-handed,60 or more pounds

CARRY2-handed, 40 - 60 pounds

SQUATStatic (hold >30 sec)

SQUATRepetitive

BEND FORWARDat waist

KNEEL(on knees)

CRAWL(hands & knees)

PUSH(20-40 pounds force)

PUSH(40-60 pounds force)

PUSH(60 or more pounds force)

PULL(20-40 pounds force)

PULL(40 - 60 pounds force)

PULL(60 or more pounds force)

STAND

WALK - LEVEL SURFACE

LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs

LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs

CARRY1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

CARRY2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds

ROTATE TRUNKStanding

REACH- Upward

PUSH(0-20 pounds force)

PULL(0-20 pounds force)

SIT

ROTATE TRUNKSitting

REACH -Forward

MANUAL DEXTERITYHands/wrists

FINGER DEXTERITY

PINCHFingers

GRASPHand/Fist

None specified

Posted: 12/07/2018

Req #: 43172

Start Time: Varies

Weekend Required: None

Overtime Rule: 40

End Time: Varies

Salary Range: $13.15 - $19.32