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#91173 Administrative Assistant - Managed Care

Filing Deadline: Fri 1/26/2018

UCSD Layoff from Career Appointment: Apply by 01/18/18 for consideration with preference for rehire. All layoff applicants should contact their Employment Advisor. Eligible Disability Counseling and Consulting services (DCC) or Special Selection clients should contact their Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor for assistance.

DESCRIPTION

This position reports to the Executive Administrative Supervisor and provides general assistance to the Directors and Management Team to ensure business needs are managed effectively. Duties include reception management, routing telephone calls appropriately, receiving and directing visitors, word processing, creating spreadsheets and presentations, conference room reservations, and filing. Exercises independent judgment and effectively deals with issues that are sensitive and/or confidential in nature.

Maintains strict confidentiality of all information. Independently completes projects as assigned. Maintains oversight of Network Management department files and reference materials to ensure documents are up to date. Coordinate bulk mailers with managers and vendors and printing of envelopes and business cards. Assist Utilization Management (UM) and Claims with mailing referral letters and stamping received mail. Assist with meeting preparations and scheduling interviews as needed. Serve as backup for administrative duties.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or GED; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Two (2) years relevant administrative support.

  • Proven experience in communicating clearly, effectively, and professionally on the telephone and in person and take clear and concise messages.

  • MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook calendaring.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Healthcare environment experience.

  • Knowledge of and experience with UCSD systems, policies and procedures.

SPECIAL CONDITIONS

  • Employment is subject to a criminal background check and pre-employment physical.

  • Must be able to work various hours and locations based on business needs.


UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care, biomedical research, education, and community service. Our facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county. We invite you to join our dynamic team!

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UC San Diego Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, protected veteran status, gender identity or sexual orientation. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy see: http://www-hr.ucsd.edu/saa/nondiscr.html

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UC San Diego Health Sys
Payroll Title:
BLANK AST 2
Department:
UCSD Managed Care
Salary Range
Commensurate with Experience
Worksite:
Greenwich Drive
Appointment Type:
Career
Appointment Percent:
100%
Union:
CX Contract
Total Openings:
1
Work Schedule:
Days, 8 hrs/day, Mon-Fri, 8-5

 

As a federally-funded institution, UC San Diego Health maintains a marijuana and drug free campus. New employees are subject to drug screening.