High school diploma or equivalent. Prefer one year work experience, preferably in a medical office setting. Knowledge of medical terminology desirable. Word processing and computer experience. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to communicate well. Must be very organized with the ability to perform multiple tasks in a busy environment. Professional medical records documentation and writing skills preferred. Ability to operate 10 key calculator by touch, telephone, computer, copier, and fax machine. Ability to type 40 wpm preferred.
Greets, instructs, directs and schedules patients and visitors. Serves as a liaison between patient and medical support staff. May assist with various duties within the business office. Verifies insurance benefits and assists with referrals. May prepare checks for deposits.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.