Medical Office Clerk

Klamath Tribal Health & Family Services   Klamath Falls, OR   Full-time     Health Care Provider
Posted on July 6, 2024

Medical Office Clerk

Step Range: $33,895 - $59,435 Full-Time Benefits

Located in Klamath Falls

This is a program support staff position. The primary purpose is to provide a variety of front office activities in support of the Klamath Tribes Medical Clinic. The Medical Clinic Office Clerk will have limited access to the Medical Records Room.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Perform receptionist duties for the Klamath Tribes Medical Clinic. This includes receiving and greeting visitors and patients; receiving and relaying incoming and inter-office telephone calls; answering routine and procedural inquiries personally and referring other matters to the supervisor and/or appropriate staff members. Must at all times demonstrate above average customer service. 2. Schedule Medical Clinic patient visits in person or on the phone. Efficiently manageavailable appointment time slots using the Next Gen EPM system. 3. Ensure that all Community Health Nurse visits and Home visits are correctly enteredinto the EPM system in a timely manner.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, ABILITIES: Must have excellent typing skills. Emphasis will be on accuracy and attention to detail. Skill and ability to operate a computer in order to accomplish assignments in a proficientmanner. Ability to use and operate Windows and medical office programs; Next Gen EPM. Ability to communicate orally and in writing. This person should be able to express her/himself in a clear and concise manner for the purpose of, providing reports, and obtaining information or conveying messages between clients and other staff members. Ability to function effectively under pressure of time and/or demands of several tasks at once by effectively planning, organizing and prioritizing workload.

QUALIFICATIONS, EXPERIENCE, EDUCATION: Required to possess a High School Diploma or Equivalent. (Must submit copy of diploma or transcripts with application.) Required to acquire and maintain BLS certification within 180 days of hire; strongly recommend certification within 90 days of hire, probationary period will be extended for a maximum of 180 days pending certification. Required to have experience with multiple computer systems, data entry programs and Microsoft Word.