Medical Support Assistant (Office Automation) Job in Pentagon, Arlington, Virginia – Department of Defense



The United States government is a massive employer, and is always looking for qualified candidates to fill a wide variety of open employment positions in locations across the country. Below you’ll find a Qualification Summary for an active, open job listing from the Department of Defense. The opening is for a Medical Support Assistant (Office Automation) in Pentagon, Arlington, Virginia Feel free to browse this and any other job listings and reach out to us with any questions!

Medical Support Assistant (Office Automation) – Pentagon, Arlington, Virginia
Defense Health Agency, Department of Defense
Job ID: 12271
Start Date: 11/02/2018
End Date: 11/06/2018

Qualification Summary
Who May Apply: US Citizens In order to qualify, you must meet the experience and typing requirements described below. Experience refers to paid and unpaid experience, including volunteer work done through National Service programs (e.g., Peace Corps, AmeriCorps) and other organizations (e.g., professional; philanthropic; religious; spiritual; community; student; social). You will receive credit for all qualifying experience, including volunteer experience. Your resume must clearly describe your relevant experience; if qualifying based on education, your transcripts will be required as part of your application. Additional information about transcripts is in this document. Specialized Experience: To qualify based on your work experience, your resume must describe at least one year of experience which prepared you to do the work in this job. Specialized experience is defined as: scheduling, maintaining, and monitoring patient appointments; ordering patient tests such as x-rays or labs; using automated healthcare systems such as Composite Health Care System (CHCS), Armed Forces Health Longitudinal Technology Application (AHLTA), Surgical Scheduling System (S3), ESSENTRIS, etc. to manage templates and appointments; and preparing administrative reports, graphs, and/or charts utilizing office automation tools such as Excel, and MS Word. This definition of specialized experience is typical of work performed at the next lower grade/level position in the federal service, GS-05. Typing Requirement: Due to the office automation duties, this position requires a qualified typist. A qualified typist is someone that can type at least 40 words per minute based on a 5 minute sample with 3 or fewer errors. You will be evaluated on the basis of your level of competency in the following areas:
Computer SkillsHealth Care Data Entry and ManagementPatient-focused Customer Service

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