Hosp Liasion/Telehealth-Correctional Health (10k retention bonus)
Harris Health System
Location: Houston, Texas
Type: Full Time
Internal Number: 157880
Job Summary - CORRECTIONAL HEALTH
Controls and communicates information to Harris Health community/specialty clinics to include scheduling appointments, x-rays, laboratory results, and coordinates the returning of results. Responsible for notifying the Transportation Division of the Harris County Sheriff's Office of the need to transport the inmates to various clinics the following day. Maintains a database/log of pending appointment in the Harris Health Specialty clinic. Works in collaboration with the Harris Health Patient Access Management (PAM) team. Prepares physician consults to send to Lyndon Baines Johnson General Hospital (LBJGH), Ben Taub General Hospital (BTGH), or other health care agencies in order to schedule appointments for various clinics unable to be accessed through the Harris Health System's EPIC system. For those clinics accessed through the Harris Health System EPIC, enters referral requests electronically. Completes all administrative processes and forms for patients attending telehealth appointment inside the Harris County Jail facilities.
Education/Specialized Training/Licensure: High School Diploma/GED
Work Experience: Two (2) years Secretarial or Office Management experience using MS Access and Excel
Management Experience (Years and Area): Two (2) years Preferred
Equipment Operated: Desktop computer, copier, fax
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact) Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking) Writing /Correspondence, Writing /Reports)
Analytical, Statistical, Typing wpm 35-45, Word Processing, P.C.
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.