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Thomas Jefferson Univ Care Team Associate, Home Infusion (Part-Time, Days) in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania

Reference #: 9246658The Care Team Associate (CTA) provides support to the Nurse Manager and the infusion nursing staff. The CTA provides all data entry support functions for the team and is cross trained in the responsibilities of a Clinical Secretary, Health Information Assistant I and II and Receptionist. The CTA is responsible for creating an accurate and complete clinical record for all team admissions and discharges in the information system (Home Care Pathways). Information is gathered from worksheets, medication records, and verbal orders, and entered into the Home Care Pathways information system to generate Client Plan of Care (485). The CTA codes (ICD-9) both primary and secondary diagnoses. This position requires the ability to problem solve with strong attention to accuracy and detail. The CTA monitors the Recertification process and elicits the assistance of nursing staff to complete appropriate assessments and paperwork. The CTA enters and edits all OASIS documents. The CTA ensures clients are appropriately discharged from the Homecare Pathways system. The CTA reports to the Nurse Manager and receives direction from the Health Information Manager.Provides secretarial assistance as assigned and appropriate. Files memos and other documentation. Maintains files (data entry) for tracking of team members' education and competency.Prepares, distributes, and sends correspondence via fax, e-mail, inter-office and external mail systems. Date stamps incoming mail and distributes mail to team members.Provides relief telephone coverage for receptionist, as needed.Collects and processes daily reports. Notifies Nurse Manager when daily reports andrequired paperwork are not submitted in accordance to agency policy. Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the Hospital.Education: High School diploma or equivalent.Experience: Minimum of two years secretarial experience in a health care settingrequiring demonstration of skills of organization, attention to detail, anduse of medical terminology.Experience in word processing with ability to type 55 wpm, knowledge ofMS Office, knowledge of computer usage, data entry, and ability to work independently.Licenses/Certifications: N/AJefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News and World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation's best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled