Cedars-Sinai Patient Service Representative II - General Surgery - FT - Day in Los Angeles, California
Do you have a passion for the highest clinical quality and patient happiness? Would you like to use your compassion, empathy and professional competencies with an organization known nationally for excellence in cancer treatment, research, and education?
We would be happy to hear from you! Please consider the following exciting opportunity with one of the most outstanding and dynamic places to work in the medical field as your next career move.
Summary of Essential Job Duties:
The Patient Service Rep II - General Surgery, provides day to day clinical support. Demonstrate initiative, resourcefulness, and problem-solving skills in applying detailed knowledge of the responsibilities. Receive and triage phone calls in a timely manner. Essential duties include but are not limited to: answering phone calls from patients, scheduling patient appointments, filing, faxing, calling patients to remind them of their appointments, prepping patient charts for clinic, gathering clinical reports for doctor/coordinator review, data collection, database entry, scan records into the database, upload records into CSLink/Phoenix. Must have excellent and clear communication skills (oral and written). Must be able to follow-up on tasks until completed and update the Team. Basic understanding of medical terminology ideal. Working knowledge of Microsoft Word/Excel/Outlook required. Must be comfortable working in a fast pace environment.
High School Diploma/GED.
Two (2) years college preferred.
Experience, Skills and Abilities:
Minimum of 2 years of experience working in a medical office setting/scheduling of patient required.
Experience demonstrating the ability to handle multiple tasks frequently with short timelines, to prioritize and organize work and to complete assignments in a timely, accurate manner.
General understanding of Medical Terminology, Medical Terminology coursework preferred.
Previous work experience in a healthcare, ambulatory or outpatient setting or physician’s office, preferred.
Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills for interacting with patients, payors, physicians and other CSHS customers.
Must possess a minimum computer competency comprised of a working knowledge of Windows or a comparable system (specifically including keyboarding and mouse skills).
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.