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Practice Administrator in Palm Beach, FL at TeamHealth

Date Posted: 7/16/2019

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Job Description

JOB DESCRIPTION OVERVIEW:

Practice Administrator is responsible for scheduling all Physicians/Mid-Level Practitioners in the anesthesiology department. This includes obtaining scheduling dates from physicians/CRNAs and assisting the in solving their scheduling problems.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Communicates with designated hospital Medical Directors to ensure the preparation of Physician/CRNA schedules for their respective departments. This may involve calling physicians and CRNAs to commit to uncovered shifts after the schedule has been prepared. In addition, this includes coordination and preparation of schedules for hospitals where no Medical Director is presiding.
  • Communicates with all credentialed Physicians/CRNAs at each facility to ensure that all shifts are covered, including coverage for all unforeseen emergencies and schedule deficiencies in monthly packets. Completes and distributes scheduling packets to Physicians, CNRAs, partners and internal departments, facilities and directors.
  • Maintains and updates relevant Physician/CNRA information, such as telephone and pager numbers and addresses, to ensure that schedule packets are accurate and timely. This includes notifying the appropriate persons and departments of any changes to said information.
  • Work directly with FMD and Chief APC to create monthly call schedule on Agenda.
  • Communicates effectively as needed with the team and other members of staff.
  • Completes all other tasks and assignments as delegated by the VPO.       
  • Managing requests, call-outs etc. to meet daily numbers.
  • Managing PTO requests to ensure the total providers on PTO do not exceed the max number for each week/day. Ensure that PTO is scheduled evenly throughout the year.
  • Managing daily missed punches.
  • Review clinician hours and adjust staffing as needed to avoid premium pay or un-productive hours.
  • Review and research issues on timecards to ensure they are ready for payroll.

Additional duties include but not limited to:

  • Review premium pay for accuracy
  • PTO review and approval
  • Ensure the correction of missed punches
  • Payroll review and approval
  • Ensure Provider Compliance Training completion
  • Assist FMD and Chief APC with administrative tasks
  • Additional tasks as needed

Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS / EXPERIENCE:

  • High School Diploma
  • Three to Five years related experience
  • Experience in medical field a plus
  • Demonstrated organizational skills
  • Good telecommunication and computer skills (word-processing and spreadsheet)
  • Detail oriented

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • N/A

HYSICAL / ENVIRONMENTAL DEMANDS:

  • Job performed in a well-lit modern office setting
  • Frequent work on a PC/Computer
  • Prolonged sitting
  • Occasional Lifting (20 pounds or less)
  • Visual and auditory acuity
  • Occasional pushing, pulling, carrying, lifting, bending and reaching
  • Prolonged telephone work

This position may require manual dexterity and/or frequent use of the computer, telephone, 10-key, calculator, office machines (copier, scanner, fax), and/or the ability to perform repetitive motions and/or meet production standards to comply with the essential functions. Also, may require physical and/or mental stamina to work overtime, additional hours beyond a regular schedule and/or more than five days per week.