Kforce Care Coordinator in Wesley Chapel, Florida

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Care Coordinator in Wesley Chapel, Florida (FL).Summary:The successful applicant is a Medical Assistant responsible for interviewing patients over the phone, assessing health status, collaborating with physician offices and the medical care team. The position is perfect for a compassionate M.A. that has strong communication skills, a continuous drive for learning, passion for caring, enjoys working with others and is dedicated team player.Essential Functions:

  • Connect with and interview patients over the phone to obtain medical history

  • Use medical knowledge to assess health history and request medical records from patient physicians

  • Serve as the patient's first medical contact and point of contact during the patient acquisition process

  • Obtain, organize and submit medical information to the company's anesthesia and/or medical team for review

  • Obtain any additional requested information or documentation from the patient or physician offices

  • EHR is used to document patient information, and communicate to team members involved in care and patient assessment

  • Works closely with team to assist with coordination of care

  • Other duties as assigned

  • Successful completion of a Medical Assistant program

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2 years of clinical experience

  • Someone used to a fast-paced environment

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:HoursMinimum Compensation:0.00Maximum Compensation:0.00