The Patient Services Coordinator will be responsible for the coordination of clinic organization and coordination. In addition to coordinating new neurology patient intake, this position will serve as a professional point of contact for all aspects of new patient scheduling. The Patient Services Coordinator will also work as a liaison to all other clinical areas when referrals and/or consults are needed and there is an issue or problem. Primary responsibilities will include coordinating meetings to prepare, communicate and deal with issues pertaining to the clinics, ensuring adequate communication and cohesive teamwork occurs while coordinating care of complicated and specialized patients, and working closely with the Clinical Manager and Clinic Medical Director on operational issues as well as growth initiatives. The successful applicant will maintain an open, trusting, equitable environment with personnel that fosters a climate of teamwork in this department as well as other clinical areas.
Given the COVID-19 pandemic, and the need to protect patient, employee, and visitor safety, UK HealthCare is requiring all employees to comply with the COVID-19 vaccination policy prior to starting employment. Therefore, as of September 15, 2021, UK HealthCare requires all employees, including new hires prior to their first day of employment, to submit appropriate documentation showing, i) completion of the first vaccination against COVID-19, or ii) completion of the full vaccination series against COVID-19 (i.e., two weeks past completing their complete COVID-19 vaccination series), or iii) approved exemption (medical contraindications or a sincerely held religious belief) through the formal vaccine exemption process from the COVID-19 vaccination requirement. For those employees who have completed the first vaccination against COVID-19 prior to their first day of employment, the second vaccination (if applicable) must be completed following the vaccination recommended schedule to be considered fully vaccinated.