Medical Receptionist - Cardiology
Cardiology Physician Associates - Hickory, NC

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Position Summary


The Medical Receptionist will provide support with daily activities of a busy medical office including, telephone coverage, appointment scheduling, patient registration/checkout, and patient referrals. This is a full-time position.



This position answers the telephone and either responds to inquiry, directs caller to appropriate personnel, or initiates a triage email for response by medical personnel. Schedules appointments and enters appointment date into computerized scheduler. Greets and directs patients, and visitors. Makes appropriate entries in computer system and on patient's chart. Coordinates referrals for patients through insurance and other physician offices. Prepares all billings in computerized system for processing. Collects payment from patients and reconciles daily cash reports.



High school diploma or GED required. One year medical office experience with use of medical office systems required. Knowledge of medical terminology and coding preferred. Proficiency in keyboarding skills and experience with electronic medical records (EMR) preferred. Ability to prioritize and organize work area. Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with patients, families, and physicians in a tactful and professional manner. Demonstrated ability to work with as a team member to provide optimal levels of patient care. Demonstrates a professional attitude and appearance. Legible handwriting.




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