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OUTPATIENT TECH - Per Diem - (125758)

Universal Health Services
Portland, OR 97201
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Cedar Hills Hospital currently has an opening for a per diem Outpatient Technician. In this dynamic role, you will be responsible for the coordination of care efforts for incoming and outgoing patients in the Outpatient Clinic as well as various administrative functions in the office. Essential duties include: Onboarding (orientation of new patients), coordination of care for admitting and discharging patients, keeping clinicians apprised of updates, working with the inpatient hospital to create successful patient transitions, serving as a key patient care representative, maintaining patient attendance and billing records, and conducting weekly chart audits. Secondary duties will include patient transportation, office assistance and support, and ensuring that both patients and providers have what they need for a successful experience.

Cedar Hills Hospital is a 98-bed, freestanding psychiatric hospitaland outpatient center specializing in mental health and substance use disorder treatment. Cedar Hills Hospital provides a wide range of services and programs that offer evidence-based treatment proven to have positive outcomes for our patients. Our inpatient and outpatient services offer supportive and compassionate care through specialty programs tailored to meet the needs of our patients.

Our hospital mission is to provide safe, effective, and compassionate mental health and substance abuse treatment to those in need.

Cedar Hills Hospital is part of one of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies; Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies byFortune;ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 inForbesinaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies. Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.


Job Requirements

Education: Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university. A degree in psychology, sociology, social services, or related field preferred.

Experience: Two or more years' experience in healthcare setting or managed care company with experience in case management or coordination of care.

Training: Successful completion of Crisis Management and Service Excellence training must occur within 90 days of employment and prior to assisting in any restraining procedures. Must be able to pass a competency exam for the area upon hire. May be required to work occasional overtime and flexible hours.

Posted: 2020-02-25 Expires: 2020-04-02

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OUTPATIENT TECH - Per Diem - (125758)

Universal Health Services
Portland, OR 97201

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