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DME Coordinator - UNC Cary Orthopedics

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Job ID: 6881
Location: Cary, NC
Facility/Division: UNC Physician Group Practices
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day Job

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Job Description


Become part of an inclusive organization with over 30,000 diverse employees, whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of the unique communities we serve.

Coordinates and advises on all aspects of the DME program at the assigned office.  Acts as a liason between the staff, physician and clinical staff.

Education of MA's and alternative ATC's on the proper policies and procedures, measuring and fitting of braces.
Responsible for updating and maintaining  notebooks provided for the MA's, Physicians, and staff.
Assist staff and physicians in problem solving regarding type of brace and fitting that best suites the patients and their situation.
Responsible for reviewing paperwork to make sure that it is filled out correctly and sent to billing.
Report any abnormalities on the forms.
Responsible for ordering of new stock and ensuring that packing slips are sent to billing.
Responsible for reconciling the inventory to assure that we are billing appropriately.
Act as a facilitator for new product that the physician would like to have added to inventory.
Maintain all documentation regarding DME.
Responsible for maintaining a clean and organized work environment.
Assist in the continuing development of the DME Guidelines for the MA's, ATC's, Physical Therapy staff and Physicians.
Assist patients with billing issues.
Act as an Administrative Associate/Rep if all other DME duties are completed.

Other Information

Other information:
Education Requirements:
● High School Diploma
Licensure/Certification Requirements:
● OTC Certification
● Valid Driver's License
Professional Experience Requirements:
● One (1) year of related healthcare experience.
Knowledge/Skills/and Abilities Requirements:
● Knowledge of physical rehabilitation theory, types of orthopedic surgeries and current therapies for orthopedic related conditions.
● Knowledge of and skills in rehabilitative equipment, computers, Microsoft Windows, Office and Outlook.
● Ability to read, analyze and interpret common scientific and technical journals, financial reports, and some legal documents.

Job Details

Legal Employer: GP2

Entity: UNC Physician Group Practices

Organization Unit: CO DME 

Work Type: Full Time

Standard Hours Per Week: 40.00

Work Schedule: Day Job

Location of Job: US:NC:Cary

Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: No

This position is employed by UNC Physicians Network Group Practices, a private, for-profit subsidiary of UNC Health Care System.
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