Posted

30+ days ago

Location

Elgin, IL

Description

Company Description
Since its founding in 1967, OrthoIllinois has grown dynamically to become one of the leading bone and joint centers in northern Illinois. Our university-quality care delivery is founded on a one-stop, multi-specialty philosophy.

Job Description
The Clinic Float is responsible for assisting the physician during procedures, communicating care to patients and families, act as the liaison for clinical operations, and other related non-professional services necessary for the care of orthopedic patients under the direction of the physician.

Essential Duties

  • Maintain complete patient medical information in the medical record while confirming that all necessary data is in place before the patient/physician encounter.
  • Assist the physician in procedures such as joint injections by prepping the patient and preparing all necessary equipment and materials.
  • Scribe for the physician and mid-levels.
  • Complete disability forms, return to work forms, and any other necessary forms to coordinate patient care at OrthoIllinois.
  • Perform patient education at end of each visit and/or telephonically as needed.
  • Assist the phone triage nurse as needed and on assigned days.
  • Maintain exam room supplies and sample medication inventory. Check expiration dates on medications and supplies before dispensing.
  • Prepare for clinic days by reviewing all patient charts in advance in order to confirm all information such as test results, x-rays, MRI's, and CT's are present for the patient's visit.
  • Confers with appointment and surgery schedulers in order to maintain an efficient and productive physician schedule.
  • Maintains strictest confidentiality.
  • Greet patients and patients' families with a smile and professional demeanor.


Qualifications

Education
Athletic Trainer certification preferred, will consider Registered Orthopedic Technician or Medical Assistant

Experience

  • Experience with eCW preferred.
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize workload, and organize the physician's schedule.
  • Casting and familiarity with DME's preferred.
  • Qualified candidate will possess a strong sense of urgency.


Benefits available at OrthoIllinois:

  • Company sponsored Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
    Company paid Life insurance and additional Voluntary Life available
  • Company paid Long and Short Term Disability Insurance
  • 401k with company match and profit sharing
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Generous paid time off program and holidays
  • Company paid wellness program
  • Employee appreciation events throughout the year
  • Discounted cell phone service and discounts with local vendors


Additional Information
All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines