Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Admin Support

From U of M Internal Medicine Wiki
Jump to navigationJump to search

The Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Admin Support provides administrative support for the Section of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. none found

Information Systems

There are no infosystems registered for this role

Department file shares

There are no file shares registered for this role

Onboarding tasks

There are no Onboarding tasks registered for this role.


SMW

Declare if this role will be shown by Template:Person No

Cargo

Additional Info


SMW

nothing

Cargo

The following will actually display the data entered above:

Doer Receiver Type Details
Doer Receiver Type Details
Rem Binua Section Head - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation PM&R Section Meetings Meetings are typically held the 1st Monday of each month at 5:00pm in the PM&R RR133 Conference Room. Meetings discontinue over the summer months (July & Aug). Meetings may be cancelled based on the Section Head availability. The Program Secretary - Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation takes minutes, distributes to the group and keeps record of.

INTRODUCTION AND GENERAL OFFICE DUTIES

Physicians Supported

 supported by
Dr. Alan CaseyConnie Arguelles
Dr. Davyd Hooper
Dr. Jennifer SalterRem Binua
Dr. Justin MarchRem Binua
Dr. Karen EthansConnie Arguelles
Dr. Ryan SkrabekRem Binua
Dr. Sepideh PooyaniaConnie Arguelles

Phones

  • Retrieve messages left from after-hours the day before.
  • Reply promptly to messages left.
  • Answers phone as well as any call transfers.
  • Patients inquiring regarding insurance forms. Check to see if these forms were received and filled out and sent to the requester. If the Physicians is billing for these services ensure a Billing Statement is including and a copy sent to Physician Billing Services.

-* Patients or Dr. Offices calling regarding a Consult or appointment please have them call the clinic at 787-2354 (RR2).

  • All other incoming calls or messages, determine the nature and urgency of the call, forward the message to the physician or send the physician a detailed email handle routine matters.
  • Make appointments with drug reps for the doctors. Enter appointment in their calendars.
  • Cover other staff in office for sick relief or vacation as needed.
  • Leave detailed message on voicemail when absent or on vacation directing the callers to the person covering.

Fax and photocopy

  • Check fax machine in
Interro-01.gif RR office

Sort and distribute faxes to other secretary for their physicians.

  • IN-PATIENT CONSULTS
  • NEW PATIENT REFERRALS
  • EDS REQUESTS
  • PRESCRIPTION RENEWALS
  • PATIENT PROGRESS NOTES from other practitioners should be given to the physician (inbox) for review. The physician will advise what to do with the report once reviewed (likely filed in RR2 chart or HSC)
  • SCCY REPORTS - patient correspondence received from SCCY will have directions on the cover page - the physician (typically Dr. Casey) will either need to review/revise/return or FYI.
  • WRHA/HSC DICTATED PHYSICIAN NOTES (transcription) - reports with "attending physician copy" at the bottom are stapled, sorted alphabetically in the folders and filed in admin office charts (black binders) by physician. Reports with the physician's name at the bottom are stapled and given to the physician (inbox) for review.
  • INSURANCE FORMS -
Interro-01.gif process to be input
  • Correspondence received for physicians who have left or retired ...

In-patient consults from HSC and other hospitals

  • Consults that are faxed to us from HSC.
  • They are to be sent down to clinic to be scanned in ACCURO.

Mail deliveries

  • Ensure all external envelopes have Cost Centre on them - cost centre found above the outgoing mailbox in the admin offices
  • Accept and distribute any mail and deliveries received to Admins for their physicians.
  • Sign for deliveries from mailroom, couriers, FedEx etc.


Other duties

  • Check email and voicemails throughout the day.
  • Calendar Management
  • Email reminders to physicians for upcoming commitments.
  • Upon physician request, pull private chart and place on their desk for them to review. If HSC chart is required, please call 204-787-3313 and request the chart one day in advance.
  • Book meeting rooms for physicians at their request - see Meeting room bookings at HSC
  • Book Video conference room for the year through MBTelehealth
  • Book and claim travel for physicians as requested - Travel - WRHA, Dean's Travel Fund, Dean's Travel Fund
  • Cover for other secretaries when required (sick, vacation, workload).
  • Update physicians CV when required.
  • Enter continuing medical education (CME) credit for the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (RCPSC) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program - Mainport App


General billing

  • Once a week, billings are collected from all physicians. Copies are made and filed in the appropriate physician folder on the shared drive. Originals are sent to Physician Billing Services
  • Collect all billing (6 month cut-off period from the date of service for claim submission effective January 1, 2018) from all the physicians to MD Practice Solutions of Manitoba Inc
  • Create Billing sheet from the already created templates for Liver Pathology Rounds, GI Pathology Round, Liver Case Conference Rounds and Toronto Rounds if the physicians attended these rounds. The information for you to create a billing for any of the above will be in their billing tray. Keep a copy for their records.

Contact person for Hepatology billing is: :

Rosario Padilla
Office No. (204) 988-4869
Fax No.: (204) 988-4870

Supplies, maintenance, housekeeping

  • Office supplies from Grand & Toy. Send request to Annette Nanowski
  • Contact U of M Security to open doors if needed. PH: #3330 from U of M phones
  • Contact Shared Health Service Desk for any computer/networking issues.
  • Arrange pick up of confidential waste when required. 204-787-1894
  • Contact Maria Loureiro 204-787-4175 or Denise Balcaen 204-787-4831 for issues regarding office phones or the (Fax, Printer/Copier in JBRC 801F) as well as ordering Paper for these 2 Fax/Copiers in JBRC 801F.


Physician absence notification

Notify Paging when physician is away. Paging HSC (paging@exchange.hsc.mb.ca) Secretary handles the Physician Absence notifications. When a physician is going to be away, send an email to the section notifying the other physicians of the absence. Complete a clinic cancellation and send to Kim Werestiuk KWerestiuk@exchange.hsc.mb.ca Complete an endoscopy cancellation form for planned absences and email to MDslates Endoscopy MDslates.endoscopy@wrha.mb.ca

Related Articles

Related articles:

Related Articles

Related articles:

Related Articles

Related articles:

Related Articles

Related articles:

Related Articles

Related articles:

Related Articles

Related articles:

Related Articles

Related articles:

Related Articles

Related articles:

Related Articles

Related articles:

Related Articles

Related articles: