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Advanced Medical Support Assistant (General) – Multiple Locations
Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration, Department of Veterans Affairs
Job ID: 51708Start Date: 02/14/2019End Date: 03/07/2019
Basic Requirements: United States Citizenship: Non-citizens may only be appointed when it is not possible to recruit qualified citizens in accordance with VA Policy. Experience and Education: (1) Experience. Six months experience of clerical, office or other work that indicates the ability to acquire the particular knowledge and skills needed to perform the duties of the position; or (2) Education. One year above high school; or (3) Experience/Education Combination. Equivalent combination of experience and education are qualifying for entry level for which both education and experience are acceptable. Grade Requirements: In addition to the basic requirements for employment, the following criteria must be met determining the grade of candidates. GS-06 Experience: One year of experience equivalent to the next lower grade (GS-05) or higher. Examples of experience for this position includes: determining and/or verification of patient eligibility for health care benefits, reviewing expenditures per regulations and directives, scheduling, canceling, re-scheduling patient’s appointments and/or consults; entering no-show information; monitoring the electronic wait list; preparing for clinic visits; monitoring both inpatient and outpatient appointments for areas of responsibility; and verifying and updating demographics and insurance information .Additionally, you will be rated on the following Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Please make sure that each is addressed in your application package. 1. Ability to collaborate, communicate, set priorities, and organize the work in order to meet deadlines, ensuring compliance with established processes, policies, and regulations. 2. Ability to communicate tactfully and effectively, both orally and in writing, in order to meet program objectives. This may include preparing reports in various formats and presenting data to various organizational levels. 3. Advanced knowledge of the technical health care process as it relates to access to care. 4. Advanced knowledge of managing a clinic. This includes independently utilizing reference sources, decision making, and empowering the team to collaborate and resolve problems within a complex systems environment .5. Advanced knowledge of policies and procedures associated with operational activities that affect the patient flow, patient care, and the revenue process.6. Advanced knowledge of medical terminology due to the technical nature of language utilized by clinicians. Reference: VA Regulations, specifically VA Handbook 5005, Part II Appendix G45, Medical Support Assistant Qualification Standard. The full performance level of this vacancy is GS-6. The actual grade at which an applicant may be selected for this vacancy is in the range of GS-6 to GS-6.
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