Front Desk Coordinator, FT Days - Outpatient Wellness Clinic (OWC)

Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Jun 15, 2019
Closes
Jul 16, 2019
Ref
R-4885
Function
Program Manager
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
The Outpatient Wellness Clinic (OWC) provides medication management and psychotherapy services to a diverse population of children, families and adults with mental illness. The Front Desk Coordinator maintains a variety of administrative responsibilities to ensure effective operations of the OWC.

Work Schedule:

Principle Duties & Responsibilities:
  • 40% complete prior authorizations
  • 60% operate the front desk. Responsibilities include: scheduling patient appointments, checking patients in and out using the electronic medical record, verifying insurance, collecting account balances, answering and directing incoming calls, assisting providers with clerical duties such as scanning and faxing.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Required Competencies:
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Empathic toward individuals with mental illness and their families
  • Attention to detail
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment while managing multiple priorities and maintaining professionalism
  • Ability to operate multiple phone lines
  • Demonstrates a commitment to teamwork
  • Proficient in navigating an electronic medical record
  • Understanding of insurance and billing processes


Required Qualifications:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 1-2 years of direct medical office administrative assistant/receptionist/coordinator experience
  • Bilingual in Spanish preferred


The Outpatient Wellness Clinic's hours of operation are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM, and Friday, 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM.

Tobacco Statement

Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the United States and an important public health issue. In order to promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine use.

Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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