We are seeking a highly motivated and compassionate individual to join our team as a Patient Service Representative. This role is suitable for someone who is passionate about providing exceptional customer service and has a strong desire to make a positive impact on patients' lives. If you are looking for a rewarding career in the healthcare industry, we encourage you to apply.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Greet and check-in patients, ensuring a warm and welcoming environment
  • Schedule appointments and manage the appointment calendar efficiently
  • Verify patient information and update records as necessary
  • Answer phone calls and respond to inquiries in a professional and timely manner
  • Collect and process patient payments and insurance information accurately
  • Assist with insurance claims and billing inquiries
  • Maintain cleanliness and organization of the reception area
  • Collaborate with healthcare providers and staff to ensure smooth patient flow
  • Provide exceptional customer service and address patient concerns or complaints effectively
  • Adhere to all privacy and confidentiality regulations

Job Brief:

As a Patient Service Representative, you will play a crucial role in ensuring a positive patient experience. You will be responsible for greeting and checking-in patients, scheduling appointments, verifying patient information, and providing excellent customer service. This role is essential in maintaining efficient patient flow and contributing to the overall success of our healthcare facility. You will have the opportunity to interact with various departments and healthcare professionals, making this a dynamic and rewarding position.

Detailed Responsibilities:

  • Greet patients with a friendly and professional demeanor
  • Check-in patients using our electronic system and verify their information
  • Schedule appointments accurately and efficiently, considering patient preferences and availability
  • Answer phone calls promptly and provide assistance or direct calls to the appropriate department
  • Collect and process patient payments, ensuring accuracy and confidentiality
  • Assist with insurance claims and billing inquiries, following established procedures
  • Maintain a clean and organized reception area, ensuring a welcoming atmosphere for patients
  • Collaborate with healthcare providers and staff to ensure smooth patient flow and address any issues or concerns
  • Handle patient complaints or concerns with empathy and professionalism, escalating as necessary
  • Adhere to all privacy and confidentiality regulations, safeguarding patient information

Requirements and Skills:

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Previous experience in a customer service or administrative role preferred
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Proficiency in using electronic medical record systems
  • Ability to multitask and prioritize tasks effectively
  • Knowledge of medical terminology is a plus
  • Ability to maintain composure in a fast-paced and sometimes stressful environment

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):

Our facility operates Monday to Friday, from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm. However, there may be occasional evening or weekend shifts required.

While previous experience in the healthcare industry is preferred, it is not required. We value individuals with strong customer service skills and a willingness to learn.

As a Patient Service Representative, you will have the opportunity to expand your knowledge and skills in the healthcare industry. There may be opportunities for advancement within our organization, such as transitioning into a supervisory role or exploring other administrative positions.

Review and Approval:

This job description has been reviewed and approved by the HR department and the hiring manager.