Catholic Health Initiatives Receptionist in Des Moines, Iowa
MercyOne Des Moines Medical CenterDes Moines, Iowa
Requisition ID 2022-271602 Employment Type PRN Department Endocrinology Clinic Hours/Pay Period 8 Shift Day Weekly Schedule Monday-Friday PRN basis Remote No Category Administrative and Clerical
MercyOne Central Iowa operates four not-for-profit Catholic medical centers in Des Moines West Des Moines Newton and Centerville and two specialty hospitals – MercyOne Children’s Hospital in Des Moines and MercyOne Rehabilitation Hospital in Clive (965 beds total) – along with more than 20 additional facilities that house more than 50 primary care pediatric internal medicine and specialty clinics. Founded by the Sisters of Mercy in 1893 MercyOne Central Iowa has the longest continually operating hospital in Des Moines and is also one of the largest employers in the state with more than 7000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1000 physicians and allied health associates. MercyOne Central Iowa is a member of MercyOne which was founded in 1998 through a collaboration between CommonSpirit Health and Trinity Health – two of the country’s foremost not-for-profit Catholic health organizations. MercyOne has more than 20,000 colleagues in Iowa and surrounding states.
We offer the following benefits to support you and your family:
Flexible spending accounts
Voluntary Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identity Theft
Free Premium Membership to Care.com with preloaded credits for children and/or dependent adults
Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family
Paid Time Off (PTO)
Tuition Assistance for career growth and development
Matching 401(k) and 457(b) Retirement Programs
The MercyOne Endocrinology Clinic is looking for a PRN Receptionist to join the team!
What You'll Do!
Perform patient check-in at the time of visit and completes all paperwork necessary to ensure the admitting process is efficient and all clinic and regulatory policies are in compliance.
Answer phone calls and direct them appropriately.
Schedule appointments according to office guideline.
Obtain accurate patient and insurance information, collecting copays (TOS) and deductible amounts.
Copy/scan patient access related hardcopy materials (e.g. ID, referrals, insurance cards, etc.) into the correct location in the electronic medical record.
Prepare charts for patient appointments making sure all necessary information is complete.
Conduct all functions associated with patient check-out including pricing services, collecting patient responsibility payments and scheduling follow-up appointments.
Perform duties involving record filing and retrieval and assisting with the filing of registration documentation in electronic medical records.
Confirm next day appointments and alerts patients as to what documentation is needed, including details associated with time-of-service payment.
Follow up with patients regarding the Missed Appointment Policy and send out the appropriate communications.
Other duties as assigned by management.
What we need from you!
High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Basic Life Support (BLS) for the Healthcare Provider certified or obtained within three (3) months of hire.
Proof of completion of Mandatory Reporter abuse training specific to population served within three (3) months of hire.
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