This is a description of a Staff Position Classification. It is not an announcement of a position opening. To view descriptions of current openings, please go to UNMJobs and Search Postings to view positions that are currently accepting applications.
The following statements are intended to describe, in broad terms, the general functions and responsibility levels characteristic of positions assigned to this classification. They should not be viewed as an exhaustive list of the specific duties and prerequisites applicable to individual positions that have been so classified.
Under general supervision, supervises and directly supports the day to day administration and operations of a patient care unit functioning as a component of a critical care diagnostic and treatment center. Provides support to include, but not limited to, patient scheduling, orders processing, registration, insurance verification, prior authorization, and medical records administration. Performs or directly oversees patient intake, examinations, and tests. Coordinates referrals and authorizations, and provides patient education and instruction. Provides training, direct oversight, and enforcement of staff productivity and performance expectations.
The University of New Mexico provides all training required by OSHA to ensure employee safety.