The PAS Specialist supports the Pediatric Surgical Specialties by providing high quality customer service through prompt and professional communication on the phone, excellent problem solving skills, and functioning as a team member. This position provides coverage in Pediatric General Surgery, Pediatric Urology, and Pediatric Orthopedics at Doernbecher Children's Hospital.
This position is responsible for being a liaison between the OHSU providers and patients, notifying patients of required follow-ups, scheduling visits, obtaining authorizations, managing correspondence with the referring providers, verifying insurance, and preparing materials for clinic and surgery.
As the state's only health and research university, OHSU brings together patient care, research, education of the next generation of health care providers and scientists and community service to improve the health and well-being of all Oregonians.The university is a conduit for learning for more than 2,800 students, providing training to interns, residents and fellows in postgraduate medical and research. It is the only place in Oregon that grants doctoral degrees in medicine, dentistry and nursing. OHSU cares for more than 251,000 patients each year from around the region and takes a leadership role in contributing to solutions involving the health of the state and the nation, such as health care access and transparency, ethics and workforce shortage. Beyond providing critical health care services, quality education and cutting-edge research, OHSU also is a key economic and social force in the Northwest. With an annual operating budget of $2.06 billion and more than 14,000 employees, OHSU is Portland?s largest employer. Its size contributes to its ability to provide... many services and community support activities not found anywhere else in Oregon. For more information visit http://www.ohsu.edu/xd/about/index.cfm