Job Description

Location: Steward Medical Group - West
Posted Date: 12/6/2019

Steward Health Care System LLC ("Steward") is a fully integrated, physician-led national health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the most cost-efficient manner in the communities where our patients live. Steward - the largest privately held health care company in the U.S. - owns and operations 35 community hospitals across nine states, serves over 1,000 distinct communities and employs approximately 40,000 health care professionals. In addition to our hospitals, the Steward provider network includes 4,800 providers, 25 urgent care centers, 87 preferred skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health offerings, over 7,300 hospital beds under management, and approximately 1.5 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services. The total number of paneled lives within Steward's integrated care network is projected to reach 3 million in 2018.

Steward Medical Group (SMG), Inc. is Steward's multi-specialty group practice with over 4,500 employees including over 1,800 physicians and advanced practitioners. SMG operates approximately 450 practice locations throughout Massachusetts, Southern New Hampshire, Rhode Island, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Ohio, Florida, Utah, Arizona, Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas, and provides more than 4 million patient encounters per year.

We are looking for talented, dedicated Registered Nurses to join our team. In return for your talent and dedication, we’ll support you with comprehensive benefits including: training, a competitive salary, medical/dental/vision, 401(k), STD, LTD, annual leave, work-life programs, employee discounts, and opportunities to grow your career potential.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Coordinates with clinic staff to ensure a positive patient flow and waiting room experience
  • Assists with front and back office duties
  • Prepares patients to be seen by physicians
  • Collects vital signs and testing as required by the healthcare provider
  • Assists provider with collection, documentation, processing, and verification of information related to patient care
  • Keeps patients informed of wait times and manages visit expectations
  • Performs diagnostic tests and processes and enters results
  • Communicates patient concerns and needs to the healthcare provider
  • Timely responses to patient inquiries and timely completion of assigned tasks
  • Completes documentation of patient interactions
  • Answers telephones, forwards telephone messages and under the direction of licensed staff, schedules appointments, procedures and diagnostic tests
  • Instructs MA’s to assist with patient needs and follow-up phone calls as needed
  • Assists in routine clerical functions such as filing of medical information in patient's records, locating and compiling department charts, obtaining medical records from other providers and entering charges for billing purposes
  • Facilitates timely closing of clinic and follows closing procedures
  • Completes assigned training and education
  • Performs other duties as determined by the Practice Manager or Clinic Director

Minimum Requirements:

  • This position requires verifiable successful completion of an accredited Registered Nurse program
  • Current RN license for the State of Texas
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively on the phone, in writing and via email
  • Must be able to flex schedule in accordance with patient and provider schedules
  • Institutional accreditation and degree obtainment will be verified upon hire

Preferred Qualifications:

  • One or more years’ experience in an outpatient clinic or other healthcare setting
  • Bilingual in English and Spanish

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