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Patient Services Specialist Lead

Posted on March 16, 2022
SEIU 925
University of Washington
 - $ 
 per month
Seattle, WA
Applications accepted until position filled

The PSS Lead reports to Patient Care Coordinator Supervisor. Using the order entry system, PSS Lead is responsible for generating orders for radiology exams. PSS Lead will also schedule outpatient & inpatient procedures. These include: Ultrasound, CT, MRI, Fluoroscopy, Angiography, & Nuclear Medicine. They are also responsible in maintaining accurate departmental billing.  Independently provide support services, coordinate care with other services, and provide information about services.  They are also known as experts in scheduling for each modality.

• Resolve problems that arise daily within the unit during assigned shift. Evaluate accuracy and productivity of Patient Service Specialists.
• Assign, train, and represent supervisor during her absence.
• Provide feedback to supervisor for employee performance evaluations, corrective action plans and     training plans.
• Coordinate coverage for shift assigned about staffing involving call-in sick and emergency vacation.  Assume duties of others, especially when we are understaffed.
• Perform the work of Patient Services Specialists 1, 2, and 3.
• Participate in interviewing applicants and attends meeting internally and externally.
• Understand and adheres to the National Patient Safety Goals and described yearly by the Joint Commission.
• The above reflects the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified, and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

About the employer: University of Washington
All across UW Medicine, our employees collaborate to perform the highest quality work with integrity and compassion and to create a respectful, welcoming environment where every patient, family, student and colleague is valued and honored. As the region's only Level I Trauma center, Harborview Medical Center is well known for innovations and excellence in trauma care and its centers of emphasis: Trauma, Burn, Neurosciences, AIDS/STD, Center for Advanced Reconstruction and Rehabilitation (CARER), and mentally-and medically- vulnerable populations. Harborview employees are committed to the vital role the institution plays in the immediate community, as well as the entire Northwest region.
About your union: SEIU 925

SEIU 925 unites 17,000 people in Washington who work in education from early learning through higher education, as well as members who work in local government and nonprofits. We work together to provide quality education for children and students, to ensure that education remains a state priority, and to strengthen our workforce. We provide quality public services to our communities across the state. The mission of SEIU 925 is to win political and economic power for working people to advance the well-being of our members, their families and all working people by developing leaders who are a voice for change in the workplace and solidarity in our communities.


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