Education: High school education or equivalent required. Graduation from a technical school medical transcription program or equivalent preferred.
Training and Experience: 1-2 years medical office experience preferred. Should be familiar with medical terminology to a great extent. Must be skilled with computers and have proficient typing skills. Operates other office equipment.
Job Knowledge: Excellent verbal and written communication skills; excellent typing skills; basic medical terminology and public relations skills; evidence of good judgment; flexibility to work overtime as needed and disaster work as required by workload and/or unforeseen circumstances.
Description : The Medical Office Receptionist/Transcriptionist is responsible for greeting and checking patients in, answering the telephone, scheduling appointments, maintain patient records and filing, checking patients out, collecting payments, and other related duties as assigned.
Requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity sufficient to operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment. Requires normal range of hearing and eye sight to record and prepare and communicate appropriate reports. Requires lifting paper or boxes up to 50 pounds occasionally.
White County Medical Center - 2 years ago