Medical Records Assistant 1
Quest Diagnostics - Lees Summit, MO

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The Journey Begins with you.

There's quite a distance between wondering and knowing. And for patients waiting for answers to important health questions, it's a road they want to travel as quickly as possible.

At Quest Diagnostics Incorporated, we understand urgency. But more than speed, we focus our energies on accuracy. Currently, we seek a Medical Records Assistant 1 for our ExamOne Attending Physician Statements division.

Responsibilities

Basic Purpose:

Under general supervision, this position is responsible for communicating with facilities and/or clients in order to obtain Attending Physician Statements in the most time efficient manner possible. This position may also be accountable for preparing and distributing request, assisting in the distribution of records to clients, reviewing records, sorting and filing. This position may also be responsible maintaining the basic level production and quality standards.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Principal Functions of the Job 100% Responsible for communicating with facilities in order to obtain Attending Physician Statements. Contacts the facility to confirm all the necessary information in order to verify and/or status the request. Must thoroughly document all information received from the facility and/or client and be able to troubleshoot errors as they occur. May also be accountable for preparing and distributing requests, assisting in the distribution of records to clients, reviewing records, sorting and filing.

Education and/or Experience:

High School diploma or equivalent

Minimum Skills Required:

Ability to work in a team environment Type 25 wpm Good communication skills Basic computer skills Good work attendance record Physical Demands The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to communicate in person and on the telephone. The employee is frequently required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel in order to operate computer keyboard, office equipment and other essential tasks. The employee is frequently required to sit, stand, walk, bend, stoop, crouch and reach with hands and arms. This position infrequently lifts, carries or otherwise moves and positions objects weighing up to 25 pounds. Work Environment The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Additional Information Duties and responsibilities, as required by business necessity may by added, deleted or changed at any time at the discretion of management, formally or informally, either verbally or in writing. Scheduling and shift assignments and work location may be changed at any time, as required by business necessity.

How To Apply

Please Log In or Register to Upload a Resume and complete the online Application. Because of the large number of applicants to job openings, Quest Diagnostics will only contact candidates to be interviewed

Closing Statement

Quest Diagnostics has many career opportunities for individuals whose talent, initiative and dedication will complement our belief that the patient comes first and that values do matter. We work to earn our customers’ trust every day by providing the highest quality products and services in a professional, accessible and informative way. Our workforce is diverse and talented and believes in our vision: "Dedicated people improving the health of patients through unsurpassed diagnostic insights."

[All requirements are subject to possible modifications to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.]

Quest Diagnostics is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EEO).

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