Closing Date: 16th August 2017

National University Hospital


Case Management Officer_ NCIS (Contract)

A Case Management Officer in NCIS operate in the Inpatient setting, performs routine clinical and clerical tasks under the supervision of a physician and he/she does not practice medicine.

 

The Challenges

  • Document patient care and progress by charting in patient and department records on behalf of the supervising physician. Records will be vetted within a reasonable time limit by the supervising physician as determined by the Department. 

 

  • Prepare discharge and transfer summaries and supporting documents in a timely manner for review and vetting by the supervising physician.

 

  • Assist the medical team to prepare referral letters and documents to other departments.

 

  • Assist in the care coordination of appointments and diagnostic tests, such as imaging studies, electrocardiograms, and laboratory studies. All tests must have the approval of the supervising physician, who will be responsible for accurate ordering of tests.

 

  • Scribe for the doctors during the ward rounds

 

  • Maintain safe and patient-centric working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations of the Department and Hospital.

 

  • Protect patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.

 

  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational sessions, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks.

 

  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational sessions, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks.

 

  • Other tasks which may be assigned by Dept Head, and supervising physician

 

Job Requirements:

 

Qualification:

Bachelor of Biomedical Science or other science related degree.  

 

 

Experience:

 

  • Prior experience in acute hospital setting would be preferred
  • Able to work independently
  • Equipped with basic computer skills in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Effective working-relationship builder

 

Interested applicants are invited to email a detailed resume stating your current and expected salary to alliedhealth@nuhs.edu.sg

 

Please indicate in the subject title as: "Applying for position of “Case Management Officer_NCIS"

 

We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.