BASIC PURPOSE OF THE JOB Responsible for coordinating all pre-certification and re-certification for outpatient Rehab services, obtaining insurance information and communicating results with families/patients; responsible for maintaining all Rehab patient medical records. JOB REQUIREMENTS Minimum Education High School/GED Required. Business training preferred. Minimum Work Experience Two years' related experience; at least 1 year experience in medical records and precertification/recertification process. Required Licenses/Certifications for position NO Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities Ability to remain calm in stressful situations; ability to communicate effectively with the public, staff, physicians, family members and patients; ability to competently use office equipment and computer systems; ability to organize multiple tasks with accuracy and attention to detail. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position. Light lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 10-20 lbs occasionally and frequent moving of objects of less than 10 lbs is required. Frequent sitting with some walking, standing, squatting, bending and reaching is required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many di...fferent pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.