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JACKSON, TN
Date:
09/22/2017
2017-09-222017-10-21
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Advanced Medical Support Assistant Job in JACKSON, TN

Advanced Medical Support Assistant Job in JACKSON, TN

Vacancy No. Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $36,611.00 to $47,598.00 Grade 06 to 06
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 9/11/2017 Close Date 9/29/2017
Who may apply Public
Locations:
JACKSON, TN

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Overview

  • Open & closing dates

    09/11/2017 to 09/29/2017

  • Salary

    $36,611 to $47,598 per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 06

  • Work schedule

    Full-Time - Full Time

  • Appointment type

    Agency Employees Only

Location

2 vacancies in the following location:

Relocation expenses reimbursed

No

Announcement number

RZ-17-DEC-2009246

Control number

479061000

  • Duties

    Duties

    Summary

    The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) need employees who possess the energy, compassion, and commitment to serve those who serve our Country. Whatever the job title, every position in VA will give you a chance to make a meaningful and personal contribution to the lives of truly special and deserving people - our Veterans.

    Working for VA is one of the most emotionally satisfying and professionally rewarding ways to dedicate the best within you to your country's service.

    If you are transitioning from the military or a Veteran already, we invite you to explore the benefits of continuing your career at the VA. The VA is committed to hiring Veterans.

    The VA is much more than just another employer. It is an honorable, open and welcoming community of those who care. Gratitude is our motivation and service is our mission.

    The VA has adopted Core Values and Characteristics that apply universally across the Department. The five Core Values define "who we are," our culture, and how we care for Veterans, their families and other beneficiaries. The Values are Integrity, Commitment, Advocacy, Respect and Excellence (" I CARE").

    America's Veterans need you!

    To find out more, go to http://www.va.gov/jobs/.

    About the Memphis VA Medical Center:  The VAMC in Memphis, TN consists of one main campus located at 1030 Jefferson Avenue, which includes a 60-bed Spinal Cord Injury Unit, and ten community based outpatient clinics (CBOC).  It is a tertiary care facility classified as a Clinical Referral Level I Facility and one of the most complex medical centers in the VA system.  It is a teaching hospital, providing a full range of patient care services, with state-of-the-art technology, as well as extensive education and research programs.  Comprehensive primary, secondary, and tertiary health care is provided in areas of medicine, general cardiovascular and neurological surgery, psychiatry, physical medicine and rehabilitation, spinal cord injury, neurology, oncology, dentistry, and geriatrics.  Specialized outpatient services are provided through general, specialty, and subspecialty outpatient clinics including a women's health center.  Services are available to more than 206,000 Veterans living in a 53-county tri-state area (Tennessee, Arkansas, and Mississippi).

    This position is located at CBOC, Jackson, TN.

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    Responsibilities

    The Advanced Medical Support Assistant (MSA) works collaboratively in an interdisciplinary coordinated care delivery model (i.e. PACT) and performs receptionist duties, customer service and other duties assigned for the proper and timely treatment of patients and maintains appointment schedules for one or more outpatient clinics. This position must assist with clinic access contingency plans by adjusting appointment times, location or dates as well as shift patients to other healthcare providers as conflict with staffing and/or coverage occurs.   Must screen/receive phone calls in a courteous and timely manner, determine the nature of requests and provide the information desired using privacy rules and established clinic processes.  The MSA is able to independently manage position responsibilities with little supervision as well as set priorities and deadlines adjusting the flow and sequencing of the work to meet team and patient needs.  Develops and maintains effective working relationships with all clinical and administrative staff in determining priorities of activities in support of direct patient care.  Interprets and applies a complex body of pertinent laws, regulations, directives and policies that relate to the administration of VA Healthcare Benefits.  Directs the work of Clinical Support Section employees in the absence of the supervisor.  Responsible for the completion of personnel reports, rosters and maintenance of supplies and forms.  Generates patient workload reports for validation and monitors activity in clinical areas to assure consistent and accurate reporting.  Organizes and implements quality assurance monitors; prepares a wide variety of administrative reports and documents for supervisor and Health Administration Services/Business Office.  Intervenes to resolve difficult problems and diffuses potential dissatisfaction with VA services in order to prevent congressional and adverse publicity.  Serves as technical advisor and liaison with contacts at all levels.  The work requires a high degree of judgment, fact-finding and coordination with people at various levels (patients, management, VISN). 

    WORK SCHEDULE:  Monday-Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm

    POSITION DESCRIPTION: ADVANCED MEDICAL SUPPORT ASSISTANT

    LOCATION: This position is located at the Jackson, Tennessee Outpatient Clinic, 180 Old Hickory Blvd, Jackson, TN 38305

    Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses are not authorized for this position.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Who May Apply

    This job is open to…

    WHO MAY APPLY: VA - Nationwide

    Questions? This job is open to 1 group.

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This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/479061000. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.


Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.


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