Assistant Clinical/Clerical-Akron General Partners - AGP
Various positions available at Health and Wellness Centers.
Under the direct supervision of the Office Manager, the Assistant Clinical/Clerical is responsible for providing general clerical support to insure the efficient operation of the office.
•Answers incoming calls, takes accurate messages, and directs to appropriate person/area.
•Greets patients, visitors and guests in a friendly manner and directs them appropriately.
•Prepares and retrieves charts for staff. Completes appropriate paperwork.
•Performs routine office duties such as typing and filing.
•Registers patients as required for all services, including obtaining accurate and complete financial and demographic information, processing pre-certification or verification as required, obtaining all information necessary for the procedure, insuring the use of appropriate terminology on all forms.
•Verifies eligibility for insurance benefits upon pre-registration or at point of service.
•Receives and records payments for services if applicable. Keeps accurate records of charges and receipts.
•Maintains accurate and updated statistical data.
•Sends correspondence to physician offices and/or patients within required timeframe.
•Follows system and department policies and procedures with special attention to attendance and punctuality, confidentiality, dress code and display of ID badge, and safety.
•Completes mandatory education and training in order to maintain organization and department specific competencies and requirements. Maintains applicable certification/licensure. Maintains BLS (OR H&W Center).
Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
High school graduate or the equivalent. Extensive computer literacy. Knowledge of medical terminology. Ability to accurately type 40 wpm. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. One year transcription experience necessary for Secretary Cardiopulmonary Services and AGS&PT. One year scheduling experience necessary for Secretary Surgical Scheduling.
Apply Online. Resume may be submitted upon completion of application.
Human Resources, Division of Recruitment and Retention
Akron General Health System
400 Wabash Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44307
Akron General Health System is an equal opportunity employer.