Randstad Medical Receptionist in Louisville, Kentucky

Medical Receptionist

  • location: Louisville, KY

  • type: Temp to Perm

  • salary: $12 - $14 per hour

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job details:

  • location:Louisville, KY

  • salary:$12 - $14 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, May 16, 2017

  • job type:Temp to Perm

  • reference:S_529663

  • questions:lucy.wolff@randstadusa.com502-583-1237

Randstad has an exciting opportunity in Louisville as a Medical Receptionist! This position is responsible for day-to-day administrative and general office duties including word processing, filing, faxing, and data entry. This person receives incoming phone calls in a prompt, courteous, and professional manner and greets and assists visitors in the same manner.

Primary Job Responsibilities and Tasks:

  • Welcomes patients/clients/visitors, determines the purpose of the visit and directs them to the appropriate person or department(s)

  • Promptly and professionally answers telephone calls. Routes calls appropriately, offering voice mail, paging, or redirection of calls as needed.

  • Phones or pages employees to meet visitors to appropriate waiting areas.

  • Facilitates patient flow and communicates delays with patients and clinical staff.

  • Follows all clinical policies on safety and security

  • Appropriately and courteously screens solicitors for relevance to organization needs.

  • Explains financial requirements to patients or responsible parties and collects copays as required.

  • Responsible for keeping the reception and patient waiting areas and office files clean and organized.

  • Monitors medical office supplies and inventory needs, places orders and oversees office equipment.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Working hours: Monday - Friday, 8AM - 5PM

Skills:

Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of medical terminology and organization services.

  • Knowledge of staff responsibilities to accurately direct callers.

  • Knowledge of administrative processes, procedures, claims processing, and preparing patient charts.

Skills:

  • Ability to use a multi-line phone system, including transferring calls and paging.

  • Ability to exercise a high degree of diplomacy and tact while multi-tasking, organizing and scheduling patients.

Abilities:

  • Ability to work well under pressure with minimal supervision

  • Ability to elicit appropriate information to route calls to the appropriate person.

  • Ability to prevent, call, and/or defuse irate callers and patients working with them to identify concerns and properly direct calls.

  • Ability to competently use Microsoft Office, including Word, Powerpoint, Excel, and appropriate practice management software.

Experience: One year of experience in customer service or reception in a medical office setting

Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Prefer completion of a course in Medical Terminology.

Interested? Please apply online. For questions about online applications, please contact 502-583-1237.

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job details:

  • location:Louisville, KY

  • salary:$12 - $14 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, May 16, 2017

  • job type:

  • reference:S_529663

  • questions:lucy.wolff@randstadusa.com502-583-1237