DaVita Medical Front Desk/Receptionist -Bilingual (English/Spanish)-Clearwater/Dunedin Area in CLEARWATER, Florida

Medical Front Desk/Receptionist -Bilingual (English/Spanish)-Clearwater/Dunedin Area

Description

DaVita Medical Group manages and operates medical groups and affiliated physician networks in California, Nevada, New Mexico, Florida, Colorado and Washington in its pursuit to deliver excellent-quality health care in a dignified and compassionate manner. As of June 30, 2016 DaVita Medical Group (formerly HealthCare Partners) provided integrated care management for approximately 760,000 patients. DaVita Medical Group’s leadership development initiatives and social responsibility efforts have been recognized by Fortune, Modern Healthcare, Newsweek and WorldBlu.

We are committed to bringing the benefits of coordinated care to our patients and to taking a leading role in the transformation of the national healthcare delivery system to assure quality, access, and affordable care for all.

If you're looking to make a difference with a large, financially stable, well-recognized medical group, DaVita Medical Group may be the employer for you.

Overview:

The Receptionist is responsible to the Center Administratorprovides appointment scheduling, patient registration, cashiering, answering incoming calls and other related clerical functions.

Essential Functions:

  • Responsible for accurately and professionally handling all front desk operations including answering phones, greeting patients, scheduling of all appointments, balancing daily collections, addressing routine inquiries, and forwarding non-routine requests to appropriate personnel.

  • Represents JSA in a professional manner, following all JSA policies and procedures. Receives incoming telephone calls in a prompt and courteous manner and performs clerical duties as directed.

  • Assists with the inventory and maintenance of business office supplies and the completion of business office reports.

  • Works daily reports, incomplete encounters, No Show reports, and other designated administrative reports according to procedures.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Minimum: High school graduate, GED or equivalent

Experience:

  • Minimum: Demonstrated clerical skills (typing, filing, telephone courtesy)

  • Preferred: Previous medical office experience

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Knowledge of medical coding preferred

  • Knowledge of business office operations, telephone etiquette and basic bookkeeping principles

  • Knowledge of HIPAA regulations

  • Must be computer literate and have exceptional telephone skills

  • Must be able to display excellent telephone/switchboard etiquette

  • Demonstrated clerical skills (typing, filing, telephone courtesy)

  • Musthave consistent, punctual and reliable attendance

  • Ability to interact and verbally communicate effectively with patients and all levels of personnel in a professional, courteous and effective manner with excellent customer service skills

  • Ability to multi- task in a high paced environment with good organizational skills

  • Ability to follow written and oral instructions and to work with general guidance

  • Ability to read, speak, write, and understand the English language fluently

  • Ability to travel may be required

DaVita Medical Group is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. As such, DaVita Medical Group makes hiring decisions solely on the basis of qualifications and experience, and without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing and background verification checks.

DaVita Medical Group will consider qualified applicants who have criminal histories in a manner consistent with the law.

Primary Location FL-CLEARWATER - 33756

Req ID: 303070