Medical Office - Front Desk Receptionist

$13.00 per hour to start plus full company-sponsored benefits

Hoffman Estates

Position Type:
Full-time | Direct-hire

Job Description:

Front Desk Receptionist - Medical Office
$13.00 per hour plus superior company-sponsored benefits
Hoffman Estates***

***6 to 8 weeks of paid training is required for this position at the practice's Highland Park office***

Our client, a leader in specialized surgical procedures, has an immediate opening for a Front Desk Receptionist.

This is an entry-level position and you will be trained to:

- Warmly and pleasantly greet all patients and visitors to the office
- Check patients in and out
- Answer phones
- Respond to patient questions and provide patient-specific information as needed
- Schedule appointments for patients
- Schedule follow-ups and confirm future appointments
- Take insurance information and co-pays from patients
- Assist Doctors and patients with questions related to billing
- Work with patient reports
- Perform data entry to maintain and update patient's electronic records
- Perform other duties as assigned

An ideal candidate profile will include the following experience:

- Any amount of reception and/or front desk office experience

In addition to the following qualifications:

- Ability to train in the Highland Park office for the first 6 - 8 weeks of your employment
- A warm, friendly and personable demeanor
- A patient, kind and a caring nature
- Strong written and verbal communication skills
- Above-average overall computer proficiency
- Accurate data entry skills
- Organization and attention-to-detail in your work
- The ability to handle confidential medical and financial information with discretion
- The willingness and ability to travel between the Practice's Highland Park and Hoffman Estates offices OCCASIONALLY as needed throughout the year
- The willingness and ability to work one evening per week and one Saturday per month with corresponding time off during the week

PLUSES... That may enable you to stand out as a candidate for this job includes:

+++ Previous experience working in a medical office, surgical center, hospital or other medical facility

+++ Living in between Highland Park and Hoffman Estates (around Wheeling, Prospect Heights, Mount Prospect or Arlington Heights)

Please submit your resume by using the Apply Now feature.

All resumes submitted will be reviewed based on the candidate profile listed above.

Candidates with the most relevant background will be selected first and asked to participate in a screening.

Initial screenings can be done in-person during office hours, before or after hours, by Skype or by phone if needed.

JG ID #18-1939 - Hoffman Estates, IL 60169

Relevant Skills, Experience, Industries:
Healthcare-Medical/Medical Claims/Billing General Office Skills Healthcare-Medical/Medical Claims/Billing, Education, Healthcare, Social Services


CANDIDATES PLEASE NOTE: At this time, no new resumes are being accepted for this job, although the position is still open. If you are interested in this position, please check back in 24 hours to see if its status has changed. Thank you!