Clinical Assistant: Schedules clinical appointments, obtains authorizations for imaging, records and returns messages for physicians; the clinical assistant serves as the liaison between the patient and the doctor.
Research Assistant: Research assistants will be responsible for performing data collection and management of the clinical research databases. There is an opportunity for involvement in most aspects of research project management including coordinating study logistics, IRB submission, data management/analysis, and manuscript or conference submissions.
Billing: Utilizes ICD (International Classification of Diseases) and CPT codes to bill for services provided by the surgeons. Learns billing practices of specialists (such as credentialing, insurance verification, data entry, etc.)