Physical Therapy Department Internship (Former Employee), Kenmore, NY – February 16, 2014
Pros: job experience, working with patients, new computer programs
Cons: none that i was aware of.
This position was an internship without wages. The people that trained me exposed me to working in a real office with real patients, real situations. One of my favorite things to do was to help the patients get registered. It was difficult for some people. I had to call insurance companies to verify what type of coverage, what was the deductible amount, – more... how many visits allowed. I also called Workers Comp for verification. Made reminder calls. Took co-payments.
I was able to assist the physical therapists with phone inquires, and anything of a clerical nature.
Everyday I made reminder calls, answered incoming calls, scheduled appointment.
The Catholic Health Care system would be wonderful to work for. They have a very caring attitude
.It was a fantastic opportunity for on the job experience – less
Registered Floor Nurse (Current Employee), Kenmore, NY – September 5, 2013
Pros: good salary
Cons: short breaks working weekends and holidays and work/life balance is not good.
My typical day at work consist of assessing rehabilitation patients and passing medications and working with the various doctors ,carrying out orders . I have learned about working with rehab patients and the care they require. Also have improved on my interpersonal communication and nursing skills. My co-workers are great very easy to get along with – more... and personable. The hardest part of the job is having to work weekends and holidays and the job does not allow for a good work /life balance. The most enjoyable part of my job is working with the patients. – less
Radiology Clerk (Former Employee), Kenmore, NY – May 12, 2012
Pros: fast paced
Cons: only part time
In this position I was constantly on the move. This job called for a sharp,think on your toes type of mindset. There was phones ringing,people at the window waiting to be checked in and doctors ordering CT scans to be brought to their offices. I enjoyed the fast pace of the office. It provided me to challenge myself everyday as well as make the workday – more... go by quicker. – less