Education: High school diploma/GED required with completion medical office assistant program preferred.
Certification: Prefer healthcare management/administration certification.
Experience: Must have a minimum of 5 years of experience working in a medical office setting
1.Knowledge of insurance verification process
2.Understanding of documentation required for physician appointments.
3.Knowledge of Electronic Health Systems
4.Knowledge of ICD-9 and CPT codes
5.Knowledge of the policies and procedures of a clinic sufficient to provide effective patient care.
1.Skill in multi-tasking.
2.Skill in customer service.
3.Skill in computer hardware and software use.
4.Skill in verbal and written communication.
5.Skill in exercising a high degree of initiative, judgment, discretion, and decision-making to achieve organizational objectives.
6.Skill in analyzing situations accurately and taking effective action.
7.Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with employees, policy-making bodies, third-party payers, patients, and the public.
8.Skill in organizing work, making assignments, and achieving goals and objectives.
9.Skill in exercising judgment and discretion in developing, applying, interpreting, and coordinating departmental policies and procedures.
1.Ability to multi-task, manage details and organize efficiently and effectively.
2.Ability to read, interpret, and apply policies and procedures.
3.Ability to set priorities among multiple requests.
4.Ability to interact with patients, medical and administrative staff, and the public effectively.
5.Ability to use EMR, other relevant computer hardware and software, telephone, copier, fax machine and other standard medical office equipment.
Equipment Operated: Standard office equipment including computers, fax machines, copiers, printers, telephones, calculators, etc.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation