As soon as possible
High School graduate or equivalent. Prefer Certified Medical Assistants with experience in medical front & back office procedures with preceptorship. Skills should include typing and/or word processing; ability to file patient charts accurately; AHA CPR (for Healthcare Provider or Professional) certification required. Previous experience in registration and clinic operations.
Clinic or Doctors office receptionist responsible for registering patients, ICD-9 coding, collection of data for billing purposes, and charge posting. Schedules appointments, surgeries and procedures and obtains appropriate authorizations and referrals. Provides patient instructions in accordance with physician orders. Cross-training in back office duties is required in some clinics/practices.
Lifting Requirements: Heavy with frequent lifting of not more than 100 lbs. with help. Carrying of objects weighing up to 50 lbs. Work may require prolonged periods of standing, walking, reaching, sitting and/or stooping.