North Country Orthopaedic Group consists of a diverse group of professionals who are enthusiastic about their jobs. We invite you to consider joining our friendly team. Please send your resume and salary requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to 1571 Washington Street, Suite 201, Watertown, NY 13601.
Current Job Opportunities
Department: Business Office
North Country Orthopaedic Group seeks a certified Medical Coder to join our team. This position is FT and is ONSITE. The Medical Coder coordinates the processing of fees for professional services provided to patients within multiple clinical areas for the purpose of reimbursement. Analyzes patient medical records to assure that documentation by providers conforms to legal and procedural requirements. Assigns specific codes to medical diagnosis and/or clinical procedures. Interacts with physician and other providers regarding billing and documentation policies and procedures. 2-3 years’ experience directly related to the duties and responsibilities specified. Must have certification in medical coding or related field. Must have strong working knowledge of medical terminology, ICD-9-CM, ICD- 10 and CPT coding principles in the assignment and sequencing of diagnostic and procedure billing codes. Must have strong analytical skills and be able to research and resolve inquiries. Must have strong work ethic. Excellent pay and benefits. EOE
North Country Orthopaedic Group seeks an experienced and professional Medical Transcriptionist to join our team. This is an ONSITE position. You will produce quality transcription of patient visit notes and narratives, as well as perform many other miscellaneous requests to be transcribed. HS diploma is required as well as 2-3 years proven experience of transcription. Certification in Medical Transcription is highly preferred. Must be able to effectively operate a computer, calculator, typewriter, transcription unit and fax machine. Must have outstanding knowledge of medical terminology. Ability to work independently is required as well as the ability to utilize medical reference materials. Excellent organizational and time management skills is required. We offer excellent pay and benefits are available to our PT staff. EOE
Department: Patient Access
North Country Orthopaedic Group, is seeking applicants for the position of full time Medical Scheduler. We seek an individual who has excellent communication skills and is able to work well with patients, providers and co-workers. This person must be dynamic and able to schedule appointments within established time slots according to the provider’a schedule. Must be detailed oriented and be able to obtain and access patient information accurately and efficiently. Candidate must be proficient in computer skills and be able to work independently. Position hours include working Monday through Friday with occasional evenings. HS Diploma required with an AAS in business or related field preferred. Must have 2-3 years office experience. Excellent compensation/benefit package. EOE
Surgery Scheduling Nurse
North Country Orthopaedic Group seeks a Surgery Scheduling Nurse to join our team. This position is responsible for planning patient surgeries and communicating the details of the surgeries to our patients, staff and physicians. Additionally, she/he will review and prepare physician schedules on a daily basis. Must have a Certified Medical Assistant degree (NYS certification) with basic computer skills and medical terminology knowledge. Must have exceptional telephone etiquette, good communication and organization skills, and the ability to work in a fast pace, team-based, multi-skilled work environment while working with the public, physicians, and staff. We offer excellent benefits with no weekends. EOE
North Country Orthopaedic Group seeks Medical Office Assistants to work in our orthopaedic medical practice. This is a position that combines office experience with face to face contact with patients. If you enjoy working in a medical environment, but not chained to a desk, and you are skilled at communicating with patients and providers and entering data into the electronic medical record, this may be a position for you. Must be a good listener, a team player and be able to multi task effectively. You must be very comfortable working with computers as well as be a positive individual who enjoys helping people. Must be reliable. Prior experience working in a medical office is preferred but we are willing to train. We offer excellent benefits and a professional environment. EOE
NCOG seeks a Full time Triage Nurse to join our team. We seek an LPN who is able to effectively assess the severity of injury within established guidelines and direct the patient to the appropriate level of care. Must be able to project a warm, friendly and caring image of the practice and display patience. The most qualified applicants will have excellent customer services skills with the ability to multi task in a very busy work environment. Must be comfortable working with computers and be able to type efficiently. Must be able to work well in groups as well as independently. Must have NYS LPN license. 3 years prior experience as a required. EOE
Department: Sports Medicine/Physical Therapy
North Country Orthopaedic Group seeks a committed Physical Therapist to act as the patient’s partner throughout the trip of restoring motion and ensuring that the client (adults and children) will function at their personal best. You will maximize the quality of life and movement potential within the spheres of promotion, prevention, diagnosis, treatment or intervention, and rehabilitation. Hours are Monday through Friday. We offer excellent benefits to include health, dental, life, vision, vacation and sick leave. EOE
Physical Therapist Assistant
North Country Orthopaedic Group is looking for an educated and licensed Physical Therapist Assistant to help patients improve their mobility and move forward. You will work closely and under the direction of the physical therapist, treating patients with medical problems or other conditions that limit their ability to move or perform functional activities. We offer an excellent rate of pay and benefits plus no weekends or nights. EOE
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