Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is seeking a Patient Representative for NJMS-Medicine-Infectious Disease. This position is responsible for case management, the Patient representative will assist the clinical and medical case management team with everyday duties.
Among the key duties of this position are the following:
Identifies upcoming and/or outstanding grant health maintenance required screenings.
Initiates annual financial eligibility screen for patients.
Greets patients courteously and updates their information or refer them to the appropriate staff.
Review and update all patient demographic and insurance information as appropriate.
Document all encounters accurately in the electronic medical record (EMR) within required timeframes
Perform data collection and data entry as required.
Minimum Education and Experience:
Requires a Bachelor's degree in public health, Social Work, or other health-related field
At least 3 years of clinical or case management experience required; preferably working with HIV population.
Equivalent education, experience, and/or training may be substituted for the educational requirements
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.
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