General Summary: A non-exempt medical office position responsible for front office processes in the physician practice
Essential Job Responsibilities:
1.Adheres to and supports the mission, purpose, philosophy, objectives, policies, and procedures of Tenet Physician Resources.
2.Adheres to the Tenet HIPAA Compliance Plan and the Privacy Standards Confidentiality Agreement.
3.Demonstrates support for the Tenet Corporate Compliance Program by being knowledgeable of compliance responsibilities as expressed in the Code of Conduct; adhering to federal and state laws, rules, regulations, and corporate policies and procedures policies that affect his/her specific job functions/responsibilities; and reporting compliance issues/concerns in a timely and appropriate manner.
4.Greeting patients entering the physician practice.
5.Answering office phones, making appointments, confirming appointments and rescheduling when necessary.
6.Checks in patients and collects accurate patient demographics, enters data into electronic system and verifies insurance.
7.Assists in checking out patients and assists them with referral processing and scheduling process
8.Collects co-pays and posts charges.
9.Charge entry and patient balance processing.
10.Distributes information to patients regarding office policies, procedures, information about the practice, etc.
11.Explain and enroll patients in the patient portal.
12.Additional responsibilities as needed.
Education: High school diploma/GED required with completion medical office assistant program preferred.
Experience: Must have a minimum of 2 years of experience working in a medical office setting
Primary Location: Mount Pleasant, South Carolina
Facility: EAST COOPER PHYS PRACT
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005033845
About EAST COOPER PHYS PRACT
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.