Medical Office Front Desk / Scheduler
Essential Duties and Responsibilities - (To include BUT not limited to:)
-Schedule appointments for patients.
-Acquire insurance authorizations for procedures and tests ordered by attending physician.
-Schedule surgeries/procedures or work in conjunction with Surgical Coordinator verifying times with patients; preparing charts, pre-admissions and consent forms as necessary..
-Maintain, adjust and confirm patient office schedule.
-Help direct patient flow during practice hours.
-1 year of related experience.
General Skills and Competencies - Ability to communicate effectively with multicultural and language-deficit patients
-Effective interpersonal and communications skills required
-Excellent telephone etiquette
-Proficient in medical terminology and HIPAA guidelines
-Must be able to adapt to a growing and changing environment
-Experience with Epic EMR system A PLUS!