Dermatology Associates of Georgia offers a full range of medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology services in the Atlanta metropolitan area. Our mission is to provide superior medical skin care in a professional, compassionate and patient-friendly environment. All of our Physicians and Physician Assistants are board certified and specialize in the latest medical and cosmetic procedures. We are looking for a sharp, compassionate individual who takes initiative and provides strong client service!
We know that there are many factors considered when deciding on the best organization for your career growth personal satisfaction and compensation, pleasant relationships and working conditions, career development and promotion opportunities and health benefits are just a few. As a member of our team, you will be expected to contribute your talents and energies to improving the environment, quality and reputation of the company. And, we will be committed to assuring you have a satisfying work experience.
Front Office Personnel
In our patient-centered environment, you will be responsible for one of the most important functions in our practice where the first point of contact is made. You will receive the patients and direct them to the services needed, either personally or by telephone. You will also schedule appointments and perform preliminary assessments of payment for patients prior to visits.
Welcome patients when they contact the center personally or by telephone, and explain the services available, payment categories and billing procedures. Schedule appointments; direct walk-in patients and handle emergencies as established by our policies and procedures. Answer all incoming calls and route them to the appropriate staff. Register all patients per registration protocols and collect all documentation. Generate route slips for each patient, and assure that all services provided have been checked out properly. Review and verify patient coverage of insurance or other agencies and compute the charges to be paid by the patient. Confirm co-pays/deductibles prior to the patient being seen by the provider per established policies and procedures. Inform patient of their outstanding balance, collect said balance, and issue cash receipt when monies are collected. Work closely with Medical, Dental and Nursing staff to assure smooth patient flow and cut down on waiting time. Call and remind patient of his/her appointment. Daily follow-up on no show patients. Communicate patients problem/complaint to the office manager or designee.
High School diploma or GED. Ability to work under pressure. Excellent patient care skills with the willingness to treat all patients with the utmost kindness and consideration in the most trying situations. Friendly personality with the desire to work with the public. Ability to handle multiple functions. Knowledge of office functions, protocols and procedures. 1 year of medical experience from a similar setting Relate to patients, through familiarity with medical terminology and triage procedures. Communicate with people and understand their problems.
We offer a competitive hourly rate, depending on experience, and an exceptional benefits package that includes medical, dental, and vision, life and disability insurance, paid-time-off that includes vacation and sick time, and a 401K program.