Medical Receptionist (BMG)

  • Beacon Health System
  • 615 N. Michigan St South Bend Indiana 46601 United States
  • Dec 03, 2018
Full-time Office and Clerical

Job Description

  • JOB SUMMARY
    • Reports to the Practice Manager and works under the direction of the Clinical Supervisor, Office Supervisor and/or Office Coordinator. Under general supervision and according to established policies and procedures, performs various reception, clerical and patient care duties. Duties include greeting patients, answering the telephone, maintaining physicians’ schedules, admitting and discharging patients, collecting payments, entering patient charges and compiling various reports.
  • MISSION & VISION
    • Mission: To enhance the physical, mental and emotional well-being of the communities we serve as the community’s provider of outstanding quality, superior value and comprehensive health care services.

      Vision: Our vision is to achieve:
      • Innovative health care and well-being services of the highest quality at the greatest value
      • Easy access and convenience
      • Outstanding patient experiences
      • Ongoing education involving physicians, patients and the community
  • JOB SPECIFICATIONS
    • Education and Experience
      • The knowledge, skills and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of a high school diploma or equivalent. A minimum of one year related office experience, with medical terminology and coding experience, is preferred. The ability to speak and write Spanish is desired.
    • Knowledge & Skills
      • Demonstrates high level of interpersonal skills necessary to consistently interact with visitors, clients, and staff members in a professional, courteous manner to project a positive image.
      • Demonstrates good communication and telephone usage skills to effectively communicate both verbally and in writing to a variety of internal and external contacts.
      • Requires knowledge of billing and office procedures and proficient typing and computer skills to complete tasks in an accurate and efficient manner.
      • Demonstrates ability to work in a team environment with other clerical and clinical staff and with physicians.
      • Requires analytical skills necessary to solve patient problems and interpret data.
    • Working Conditions
      • Works in a medical office environment.
      • Flexible work hours.
    • Physical Demands
      • Requires the physical ability and stamina to perform the essential functions of the position.