The Patient Specialist greets and registers patients for treatment in the clinic by preparing forms, verifying insurance benefits and explaining financial requirements to patients. Provides support with the daily activities of the medical office including filing, telephone coverage, appointment scheduling, registration, and patient referrals.
Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities:
Education & Experience Requirement:
High School Diploma or general education degree (GED), Associate’s Degree Medical Office Specialist (AAS), or 1-3 years related on the job experience and/or training, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Skills & Abilities:
Working Conditions & Physical Demands:
This position works in a medical office setting and while performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; walk, reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, stoop, kneel and use hands/fingers to handle or feel. Specific vision abilities include close, distance, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Current immunizations are required to work at Sunrise Community Health and may vary dependent upon the position. Influenza (Flu) and Tdap Vaccines are required for ALL staff.