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Medical Support Assistant Advanced Job in TOMAH, WI

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Location:
TOMAH, WI
Date:
08/17/2017
2017-08-172017-09-16
Job Code:
TM-17-MRH-1997186-BU
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Medical Support Assistant Advanced Job in TOMAH, WI

Medical Support Assistant Advanced Job in TOMAH, WI

Vacancy No. TM-17-MRH-1997186-BU Department Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration
Salary $36,611.00 to $47,598.00 Grade 06 to 06
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Part-time
Open Date 8/8/2017 Close Date 8/28/2017
Who may apply Status Candidates
Locations:
TOMAH, WI

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)
  • Open & closing dates

    2017-08-08 to 2017-08-28

  • Salary

    $36,611 to $47,598 / per year

  • Pay scale & grade

    GS 06

  • Series

    0679 Medical Support Assistance

  • Appointment type

    Agency Employees Only

  • Work schedule

    Part Time 15 hours

  • Job announcement number

    TM-17-MRH-1997186-BU

  • Control number

    476421300

Locations

1 vacancy in the following location:

Job Overview

Job Overview

Summary

Vacancy Identification Number (VIN): 1997186

OUR MISSION: To fulfill President Lincoln's promise – "To care for him who shall have borne the battle, and for his widow, and his orphan" – by serving and honoring the men and women who are America's Veterans. How would you like to become a part of a team providing compassionate care to Veterans?

WHO MAY APPLY:  THIS POSITION IS OPEN TO CURRENT PERMANENT EMPLOYEES OF THE VA NATIONWIDE. 

This Advanced Medical Support Assistant (Adv MSA) positions is located in the Psychiatry Service which is part of the Health Administration Service Line at the Tomah, WI VA Medical Center. 

PLEASE NOTE:  THIS IS A PART-TIME POSITION OF 15 HOURS PER WEEK.   

VAMC Tomah (http://www.tomah.va.gov/) has been improving the health of the men and women who have so proudly served our nation. We consider it our privilege to serve your health care needs in any way we can. Services are available to veterans living in a Western/Central area of Wisconsin.

In addition to our main facility in Tomah, we offer services in four community-based outpatient clinics. These clinics are located in LaCrosse, Clark County, Wausau, and Wisconsin Rapids. VAMC Tomah is one of seven facilities that comprise Veterans Integrated Services Network 12 (VISN12) which is administratively headquartered at Hines, IL, and includes facilities in Illinois, Wisconsin, and Michigan.

The VA encourages persons with disabilities to apply.  The health related positions in VA are covered by Title 38, and are not covered by the Schedule A excepted appointment authority.

Duties

MAJOR DUTIES-GS-6: The Advanced MSA works collaboratively in an interdisciplinary coordinated care delivery model (i.e., patient aligned care team, or other specialty care setting where the patient aligned care team model is used such as orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, general surgery, etc.).  The Advanced MSA coordinates with the patient care team to review the clinic utilization by using various reports, ensure that the clinic setup is closely monitored to effectively support the needs of the clinic, and makes any necessary adjustments.  They develop and maintain effective and efficient communication with the patient, interdisciplinary team, VA medical centers, and other agencies.  Duties include, but are not limited to:
- Schedules new and established patient appointments;
- Tracks and facilitates completion of encounters and consults; 
- Participates in team huddles and team meetings to manage and plan patient care;
- Sets priorities and deadlines, adjusting the flow and sequencing of the work to meet team and patient needs;
- Works with the team to reinforce the plan of care and self-help solutions and entering appropriate information into the electronic record;
- Monitoring pre-appointment requirements to assure readiness for patient visit/procedure (e.g., X-ray, lab work);
- Manages electronic wait list to verify and validate accuracy and resolve issues;
- Participates and provides input in problem solving on operational issues or procedures in team meetings;
- Performs administrative follow up actions;
- Participates in and independently following up on team huddles by sharing information and collaborating with the medical team to assure continuity of care;
- Evaluates patient information and clinic schedule lists to determine whether patient is vested;
- Gathers information and collects/compiles data to meet the needs of the service;
- Educates providers about shared patients (those who receive their care at multiple VAs or those who have care in the community) and brings to the attention of the providers.
 
Work Schedules:  Monday 2:30PM to 6:30PM; Tuesday 4:00PM to 8:00PM; Wednesday 2:30 PM to 6:30PM; and Thursday 3:30PM to 6:30PM.

Functional Statement Title:  Advance Medical Support Assistant.
 

Supervisory Status

No

Promotion Potential

06

Travel Required

  • Not Required

Relocation Authorized

  • No

Who May Apply

This job is open to…

1. Applications will be accepted from current, permanent, employees of the Tomah, WI VA Medical Center and its outreach facilities including CBOCs and VCS. 2. Current permanent employees of the VA Nationwide.

Questions? This job is open to 2 groups.

Job Requirements
Additional Information
How to Apply
Required Documents

Department of Veterans Affairs

Veterans Affairs, Veterans Health Administration

Contact

ALLISA MADISON
Phone: (608)372-3971x67788

Address

VHA VISN 12
VISN 12 Great Lakes Human Resources
Honey Creek Three
Milwaukee
WI


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


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