Job Description

Job Header

Medical Receptionist

Advertiser: The Friendly Society Private Hospital3.5833 out of 53.6 overall rating (12 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

Job Information

Job Listing Date
22 May 2020
Location
Bundaberg & Wide Bay Burnett
Work Type
Part Time
Classification
Healthcare & Medical, Medical Administration

Medical Receptionist

The Position

The Friendlies Medical Suites currently provide consulting rooms for up to 30 specialists, doctors and medical professionals offering an ever-growing variety of specialist services to the community. We are seeking and experienced Medical Receptionist to provide professional administration, clerical and reception support to one of our established Specialists on a part time basis.

Day to day duties for this role will include (but not be limited to):

  • Provide high-level personalised medical reception service for patients and practitioners
  • Processing patient billing information, hospital accounts and Medicare claims
  • Medical transcription from dictation
  • Prepare banking, banking receipts and calculate payments as relevant to the service area
  • Various administrative duties as requested by the Specialist and Manager – Outpatient Services
  • Provide back-up medical reception support to the other Medical Receptionists and Specialists

The Person

Strong emphasis will be placed on the applicant’s ability to demonstrate the organisations values of Courage, Diligence, Compassion, Wisdom and Friendliness, as well as their ability to commit to and apply these values in the workplace.

Key Selection Criteria for this position includes:

  • Demonstrated previous experience working in a medical reception role, ideally in an outpatients or hospital environment.
  • Thorough working knowledge of medical terminology and medical reception related processes and procedures
  • High level communication and interpersonal skills including an ability to develop rapport with a broad and diverse range of patients
  • Proven ability to effectively work independently and in a team to achieve high work standards and meet business goals
  • High level computer literacy including the use of Microsoft Office Suite and medical practice software (ideally Best Practice).
  • Possess a relevant qualification in business, medical terminology and/or administration (desirable).

How to Apply

Please submit the following:

  1. A cover letter that addresses the ‘Key Selection Criteria’ (maximum 2 pages)
  2. A detailed resume (including 2 professional referees)
  3. Submit your application on our website https://thefriendlies.org.au/careers/ and complete the Application for Employment form.

Applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be shortlisted. Applications close on Monday 1st June 2020.

The Benefits

As a part of The Friendlies team, you will enjoy:

  • Attractive salary packaging options and a variety of additional discounts and benefits within our hospital and pharmacies
  • Career development opportunities and commitment to ongoing training, education and professional development
  • Family friendly work environment close to professional child care services
  • Modern and comfortable facilities with ready access to technology and innovation
  • Find out more about why The Friendlies is a great place to work at https://thefriendlies.org.au

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) Requirements

It is a mandatory condition of employment for this role that you are vaccinated, and remain vaccinated during your employment, against the following vaccine preventable diseases; Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (Chicken Pox), Pertussis (Whooping cough), and Hepatitis. Staff employed prior to 1 July 2017 are not subject to this condition of employment unless they apply for a role with VPD requirement.

FOR A FULL LIST OF POSITIONS AVAILABLE
AND DETAILS ON HOW TO APPLY, VISIT
thefriendlies.org.au/careers

The Position

The Friendlies Medical Suites currently provide consulting rooms for up to 30 specialists, doctors and medical professionals offering an ever-growing variety of specialist services to the community. We are seeking and experienced Medical Receptionist to provide professional administration, clerical and reception support to one of our established Specialists on a part time basis.

Day to day duties for this role will include (but not be limited to):

  • Provide high-level personalised medical reception service for patients and practitioners
  • Processing patient billing information, hospital accounts and Medicare claims
  • Medical transcription from dictation
  • Prepare banking, banking receipts and calculate payments as relevant to the service area
  • Various administrative duties as requested by the Specialist and Manager – Outpatient Services
  • Provide back-up medical reception support to the other Medical Receptionists and Specialists

The Person

Strong emphasis will be placed on the applicant’s ability to demonstrate the organisations values of Courage, Diligence, Compassion, Wisdom and Friendliness, as well as their ability to commit to and apply these values in the workplace.

Key Selection Criteria for this position includes:

  • Demonstrated previous experience working in a medical reception role, ideally in an outpatients or hospital environment.
  • Thorough working knowledge of medical terminology and medical reception related processes and procedures
  • High level communication and interpersonal skills including an ability to develop rapport with a broad and diverse range of patients
  • Proven ability to effectively work independently and in a team to achieve high work standards and meet business goals
  • High level computer literacy including the use of Microsoft Office Suite and medical practice software (ideally Best Practice).
  • Possess a relevant qualification in business, medical terminology and/or administration (desirable).

How to Apply

Please submit the following:

  1. A cover letter that addresses the ‘Key Selection Criteria’ (maximum 2 pages)
  2. A detailed resume (including 2 professional referees)
  3. Submit your application on our website https://thefriendlies.org.au/careers/ and complete the Application for Employment form.

Applications that do not meet the above requirements will not be shortlisted. Applications close on Monday 1st June 2020.

The Benefits

As a part of The Friendlies team, you will enjoy:

  • Attractive salary packaging options and a variety of additional discounts and benefits within our hospital and pharmacies
  • Career development opportunities and commitment to ongoing training, education and professional development
  • Family friendly work environment close to professional child care services
  • Modern and comfortable facilities with ready access to technology and innovation
  • Find out more about why The Friendlies is a great place to work at https://thefriendlies.org.au

Vaccine Preventable Diseases (VPD) Requirements

It is a mandatory condition of employment for this role that you are vaccinated, and remain vaccinated during your employment, against the following vaccine preventable diseases; Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella (Chicken Pox), Pertussis (Whooping cough), and Hepatitis. Staff employed prior to 1 July 2017 are not subject to this condition of employment unless they apply for a role with VPD requirement.

Report this job advert

Be careful- Don’t provide your bank or credit card details when applying for jobs. If you see something suspicious .

Share this role