Providence Clinical Secretary in Olympia, Washington
Providence is calling a Clinical Secretary (1.0 FTE, Day Shift) to work in our Physical and Occupational Outpatient Therapy department at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, Washington.
The Clinical Secretary of an outpatient physical therapy clinic must have good communication and organization skills. This individual is responsible for obtaining accurate intake information from patients, scheduling patient treatment appointments and organizing patient files. They must interact with patients, families and staff in a manner that portrays a positive image for the clinic. They will be responsible for transcribing communication from physical therapists and from PSPH physicians who happen to share the facility.
In this position you will:
Provide transcription correction and typing services to the staff of the hospital therapy clinic
Screens referrals and schedules patients appropriately
Manages patient billing functions for therapists to maximize clinic reimbursement
Effectively performs daily secretarial duties
Effective in dealing with customers of all ages
Demonstrates skills required to interact with customers in the specific age groups
Maintain a level of documentation that is consistent with guidelines of the profession, of regulatory agencies, and of third-party payers
Required qualifications for this position include:
- One (1) year experience working in an office setting
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma or GED
Medical clerical experience
Experience with ICD-9 codes, medical billing and Medicare regulationss.
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Peter Hospital is a 390-bed, not-for-profit regional teaching hospital. Located in Olympia, WA, St. Peter offers comprehensive rehabilitation, medical, surgical and behavioral health services. We have been ranked as one of the top 100 hospitals and as one of 10 premier healthcare employers in the nation and have recently achieved the coveted Magnet®" recognition from the American Nurses Credentialing Center®. Our hospital rests on a 173-acre campus, much of which includes natural forest and preserved wetlands that maintain a healing environment for patients and staff.
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Job Category: Administrative (Non-Clinical)
Req ID: 281840