Medical Practice Assistant
Description

Practice Assistant is responsible for delivering high-quality front desk operations and patient services related to the reception, registration, scheduling, and check out of all patients, while supporting the overall practice operation. 


ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Manage the flow of patients arriving and leaving the practice 
  • Provide cordial and respectful service to all patients to perform clinic patient scheduling, registration and check out or verifies the arrival of all patients and initiates the patient visit process
  • Obtains all patient demographic information on new patients 
  • Obtains all patient insurance information on new patients, verifies coverage, and photo copies all ID cards and special forms
  • Identify and collect co-pay payments due at time of arrival 
  • Handle incoming and outbound calls and route appropriately
  • book all appointments either from telephone calls or after patient visit for follow-up
  • Support referral process and follow-up with other providers or services for patients
  • Handle patient inquiries and complaints 
  • Execute and support practice office operations processes
  • Execute office policies and procedures 
  • Implement procedural and policy changes to improve operational efficiency o assist in monitoring and maintain office inventory
  • Maintain a safe and secure working environment 
  • Respects at all times confidentially of patient information including fellow employees 
  • Billing support, collect insurance and billing information from patients and caregivers o research insurance eligibility 
  • General practice support of cross-train to support select medical assistant duties
  • Participate in problem solving and process improvement efforts
  • Maintains good working relationships with office and medical staff o performs other duties and participate in projects as required
  • Other duties as assigned 


Requirements
  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Certificate Medical Admin Assistant Cert preferred
  • 1-3 years related work experience required
  • 1-3 years’ experience in healthcare or hospitality preferred 
  • Experience with computer systems required, including Microsoft Office applications (Outlook, Word, Excel, PowerPoint) 

  

COVID-19 Vaccination Policy

Our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy is aligned with the CMS Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Rule that mandates providers who work in Medicare and Medicaid certified facilities to be fully vaccinated to best care for our frail and elderly populations. Based on this CMS requirement, ConcertoCare requires all “frontline workers” to be fully vaccinated.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. ConcertoCare is an Alcohol/Drug/Smoke-Free Workplace