Under supervision, performs general receptionist, registration, and billing duties. Duties include: answering and screening telephone calls, scheduling appointments, entering patient charges and payments along with third party billing information and other pertinent information into the computer. Priorities of this position are patient registration, customer service and ensuring patient flow is optimal.
High School Diploma or equivalent required
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, & ABILITIES:
- Ability to speak, read, write and understand the English language
- Ability to lift 25 pounds
- Occasional kneeling, pushing/pulling and reaching
- Ability to operate a personal computer and general office equipment
- Ability to deal courteously with patients
- Ability to maintain effective working relationship with other employees
Prior experience working in a medical office preferred
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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