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Medical Receptionist

  • Location: Livingston, Essex, New Jersey
  • Salary: 18-20 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 13 days ago

  • Sector: Healthcare
  • Start Date: 2022-05-30
  • Job Ref: 22-09446
Job Description:The Patient Service Representative (PSR) works with the practice physicians, manager, and support staff to ensure patient satisfaction and efficient operations. PSRs prepare for patient visits, triage practice calls, schedules patient appointments, and performs routine clerical tasks. The PSR acts as a practice ambassador contributing to overall patient experience, safety, and privacy.

Performs patient check-in and check-out functions
Answers routine questions in person and over the telephone
Performs basic clerical functions such as copying, scanning, faxing, sorting and distributing mail
Creates and maintains health record information, files and organizes as needed
Coordinates with insurance providers and handles pre-authorizations/certifications as necessary
Other duties as assigned
Education Requirement:High School Diploma or GED required
Relevant experience and/or training, or equivalent combination of education and experience
Previous medical receptionist experience or background in general office, preferred
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:Demonstrates a clear understanding of the importance of patient satisfaction and safety
Strong oral and written communications skills
Attention to accuracy and detail
Able to multitask and work under pressure
Ability to work independently and in a team environment
Knowledge of medical terminology and electronic medical record (EMR) systems, preferred

Must be able to meet established physical requirements of the job including sitting at a desk or meeting table; reaching; lifting; pulling; bending; stooping; twisting; standing and walking.
Hours:40 hours per week, 9am 5:30pm Monday Friday
Other Information:Work location is in Livingston, NJ

Temp- to -perm
Employees may occasionally be asked to float to other practice sites within the building at the Client or other local offices in the Livingston/West Orange vicinity.
Prior Urology experience is preferred, but not required