CommonSpirit Health Receptionist - Ankeny Pediatrics Clinic in ANKENY, Iowa
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 7,000 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,000 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.
Under direct supervision, Receptionist is responsible for performing a variety of general administrative support duties associated with the patient intake process and performs routine duties within the clinic.
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.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Job Requirements / Qualifications
High school diploma or equivalent required.
0 – 1 year healthcare experience preferred.
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Requisition ID 2020-130265
Employment Type Part Time
Department Pediatric Clinic
Hours Per Pay Period 40
Standard Hours Monday - Friday
Work Schedule 8 Hour