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Medical Receptionist - Farmington, CT - 918933

Farmington, CT 06032
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  • Job Code
    918933
  • Jobs Rated
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Combine two of the fastest-growing fields on the planet with a culture of performance, collaboration and opportunity and this is what you get. Leading edge technology in an industry that is improving the lives of millions. Here, innovation is not about another gadget; it is about making health care data available wherever and whenever people need it, safely and reliably. There is no room for error. If you are looking for a better place to use your passion and your desire to drive change, this is the place to be. It's an opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

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ProHealth Physicians, part of Optum

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If you want to get way ahead in your career, it makes sense to be with an organization that's way ahead of the curve. Formed in 1997, ProHealth Physicians has grown to become Connecticuts leading primary care physician organization. With over 90 locations throughout the state of Connecticut, our family of primary care doctors and specialists care for more than 360,000 people statewide. In fact, ProHealth serves every county and provides roughly ten percent of the primary care delivered to patients in the state. We're leaders in thinking and in serving our communities. For instance, we're a C.M.S. approved Accountable Care Organization (ACO), covering over 30,000 Medicare patients associated with our community-based primary care providers. We're also nationally recognized as a NCQA Level III Medical Home. That kind of progressive leadership makes us perfect fit for Optum and UnitedHealth Group's expanding family of providers. This is a place where you can stay way ahead as you do your life's best work.(sm)

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ProHEALTH Care is one of the largest integrated physician group practices in the New York Metropolitan Area with twenty locations throughout Long Island. ProHEALTH Care features more than 300 highly skilled physicians with outstanding credentials from nearly every medical specialty working together to care for thousands of patients each month. Many of our physicians are recognized for innovative medical achievements including writing award winning medical journals and conducting research studies.

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ProHealth Physicians, part of Optum has an immediate opening for a friendly, patient focused and detailed oriented Medical Receptionistto join our team. This position will support our ENT, Plastic Surgery and Audiology new patient scheduling. This is a 40 hour per week position, Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm. Schedule to be determined by the Hiring Manager upon hire.

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Primary Responsibilities:

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  • Demonstrate respect for patients and ProHealth staff by presenting a friendly, courteous manner at all times and maintaining patient confidentiality
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  • Provide attention to patients in a manner that builds confidence, trust and loyalty
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  • Conduct outreach to patients requiring appointments from existing work list in EHR for internal referred patients or from faxed referrals via non-PHP providers
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  • Triage patients for urgency according to approved protocols and consistent with ProHealths Appointment and Scheduling Guidelines; consulting a medical assistant or licensed clinician for clinical decision making whenever necessary
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  • Create new patient electronic health records if needed, verify demographic information, load or update insurance information as necessary
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  • Verify eligibility and flag appointment accordingly when booking
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  • Scheduling patient in PM with appropriate provider according to sub-specialty
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  • Track calls, appointments and voice messages using new patient call logs
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  • Scan and index documents into the EHR; ensure that necessary documents, lab results, etc. are available in advance of patient visits
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  • Create/update new patient referral orders into the EHR Work list
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Youll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

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Required Qualifications:

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  • Office Administrative / Receptionist / Clerical / Customer Service experience in a fast-paced, heavy phones environment
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  • You will be provisioned with appropriate Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and are required to perform this role with patients and members on site, as this is an essential function of this role
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  • Employees are required to screen for symptoms using the ProtectWell mobile app, Interactive Voice Response (i.e., entering your symptoms via phone system) or a similar UnitedHealth Group-approved symptom screener prior to entering the work site each day, in order to keep our work sites safe. Employees must comply with any state and local masking orders. In addition, when in a UnitedHealth Group building, employees are expected to wear a mask in areas where physical distancing cannot be attained
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Preferred Qualifications:

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  • High School Diploma/GED
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  • Experience working with an electronic health record
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  • Medical office setting experience
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  • Knowledge of medical terminology
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  • Knowledge of ICD - 10 and CPT coding
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  • Bilingual Spanish
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Careers with Optum. Here's the idea. We built an entire organization around one giant objective; make the health system work better for everyone. So when it comes to how we use the world's large accumulation of health-related information, or guide health and lifestyle choices or manage pharmacy benefits for millions, our first goal is to leap beyond the status quo and uncover new ways to serve. Optum, part of the UnitedHealth Group family of businesses, brings together some of the greatest minds and most advanced ideas on where health care has to go in order to reach its fullest potential. For you, that means working on high performance teams against sophisticated challenges that matter. Optum, incredible ideas in one incredible company and a singular opportunity to do your life's best work.(sm)

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Diversity creates a healthier atmosphere: UnitedHealth Group is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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UnitedHealth Group is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.

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Job Keywords: Patient Access Coordinator, Medical Receptionist, Office Assistant, Receptionist, CT, Connecticut, Farmington

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Posted: 2021-03-23 Expires: 2021-04-22

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