PATIENT ADMINISTRATION SPECIALIST
at US Army Recruiting NY
posted on February 08, 2020
Job Details
Salary
$1500 - 2500 / Month
Experience
Not required
Schedule Type
Full Time
Location
Queens, NY, USA

Description
OVERVIEW:

The patient administration specialist is primarily responsible for supervising and performing administrative duties in the patient administration division of an Army hospital or other medical facilities. 
JOB DUTIES:
Compile data and prepare required statistical reports 
Initiate correspondence pertaining to medical records, medical board proceedings, line of duty investigations; and other records and reports pertaining to patient administration
Apply knowledge of medical terminology as it applies to anatomy and physiology
Maintain a medical record tracking system within the medical treatment facility
TRAINING
Job training for a patient administration specialist requires 10 weeks of Basic Combat Training and seven weeks of Advanced Individual Training, including practice in various office functions. 

Some of the skills you’ll learn are:

English grammar, spelling and punctuation
Typing and clerical skills
Setting up and maintaining filing and publication systems
Preparing forms and correspondence in military style