The MSA is responsible for scheudling appointments, includling interpreting and verifying provider orders in accordance with VHA National Scheduling Guidelines.
Assignments at this level include but are not limited to: interacting with both internal and external customers; establishing and maintaining medicaloutpatient and inpatient charts as well asadministrative records; verifying third party insurance andupdating information in the Insurance Capture Buffer (ICB) system; obtaining medicalinformationfrom patients; coordinating information and actions related to patient care and services; and scheduling appointments in accordance with VHANational Scheduling Guidelines.
Physical Requirements: It is VA policy to ensure that all selected applicants and employed personnel are physically, mentally and emotionally fit to perform the duties of the position to which assigned.
Specialized experience for this position is classified as experience which equipped the applicant with the specific knowledge, skills,and abilities to plan, organize, and control different tasks, and coordinate varied activities that contribute to the overall efficiency of the medical center and related to the treatment of patients, in order to successfully perform the duties of the position.
Substituting Education for Experience at the GS-05 Level: To meet the required specialized experience for the GS-5 level, applicant may substitute 4 years of education above high school.
A pre-placement physical examination is required for all full-time, part-time and intermittent employees identified by VA Directive and Handbook 5019.
The pre-placement physical examination shall be completed prior to appointment to determine the physical and mental fitness for candidates for appointment in VA.Veterans' Preference: When applying for Federal Jobs, eligible Veterans should claim preference for 5pt (TP), or 10pt (CP/CPS, XPP, XP), or for Sole Survivor Preference (SSP), on the Occupational Questionnaire in the section(s) provided.A legible copy of your DD214(s) indicating character of service, disability certification, SF-15 (if claiming 10 pt.ABOUT ZCL│XERXES For three decades, Xerxes, a ZCL Company, has been an industry leader in the design, manufacture and sale of high-quality, cost-effective Fiberglass Reinforced Plastic (FRP) storage solutions for the Fuels, Water/Wastewater, and Oil & Gas...Primary Function: Responsible for developing, directing, and communicating plant-wide safety and security initiatives.The MSA refers all questions requiring immediate medical attention to the appropriate health care team member.