Oregon Health & Science University PAS Specialist in Portland, Oregon

Work Unit Description


Functions/Duties of Position

This position is an integral part of the Department of Urology, directly supporting the department objectives of clinical Care, quality assurance, education and research. Responsibilities include:

  • Coverage of the front desk, checking patients in and out
  • Access management of new and returning patients by gathering and recording information about patients
  • Providing specific customer services which include screening for financial eligibility, confirming health insurance coverage and obligations, referral processing, obtaining necessary authorizations for care, scheduling appointments and assisting patients in the office or clinical setting
Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:

  • Six months of work experience in a medical office setting, including high volume direct patient contact OR one year of work experience in a high volume direct public contact position
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Demonstrated experience operating and navigating a high volume, multi-line phone system
  • Basic computer keyboarding skills including typing of 30 - 45 wpm
  • Proficient using a computer with MS Office Suite

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Some college or Bachelor's degree
  • Experience with OHSU systems
  • Experience with electronic appointment scheduling
  • Managed care experience
Additional Details

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

Job Title: PAS Specialist

Department: Adult Urology

Location: CHH 10

Drug Testable: No

Job: IRC75469

FTE: 1.0, Full Time

Schedule: Monday - Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm

Salary Range: $18.28 - $21.50 per hour

Location: Portland, OR (South Waterfront)

Job Type: AFSME union represented