Care Team Specialist- National City

Website La Maestra Family Health Center

Full time · $17.00 – $23.00


Paid Vacation, Paid Personal Time, Paid Holidays, Health Insurance, 401K / Retirement Plan

Job Description

Salary Range: $17.00- $23.00 Per Hour (DOE)

Summary: Under the direction of the Patient Services Representative Supervisor (PSRS) the Patient Service Representative (PSR) is responsible for the patient check–in process at La Maestra. The PSR is also responsible to assist the patient or his/ her representative to review and complete all necessary forms and disclosure of information via paper or electronically through the EMR or any other software being used. The position is considered a crucial link between the patient and the care delivered by clinical and service staff of the organization. The PSR must work collaboratively with their Care Team and all other clinical services staff in support of direct patient services, exhibiting flexibility and a “can do” attitude. Patient services are the key priority in this position requiring the PSR to communicate with our patient population and orient them to our organization, all with the goal of fostering an environment which promotes patient comfort and trust. The position must exemplify the mission of the organization, always exercising, empathy and respect in patient/staff interactions.


Education: High school diploma or equivalent required.

Experience: Prior administrative or clerical experience in clinical or community-based setting highly preferred. Experience as a Patient Services Representative or similar duties.

Verbal and Written Skills to perform the job: Bilingual preferred. Familiarity with basic word processing, spreadsheet, and database applications. Accurate keyboarding skills.

Technical knowledge and skills required to perform the job: Excellent verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills and the demonstrated ability to work with diverse individuals and groups. Demonstrate high levels of self-initiation and direction. Knowledge of communities we serve. Knowledge and experience working in medical settings and interacting collaboratively with medical teams. Skill in analyzing situations and making timely decisions.

Physical and Mental Requirements: Work involves sitting, talking, hearing, using hands to handle, feel or operate objects, tools, or controls, and reaching with hands and arms. The employee may be required to push, pull, lift, and/or carry up to 20 pounds. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

La Maestra Community Health Centers is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender, disability or any other legally protected status.

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