Medical Secretary

Job Number 59631
Posted 12/20/2018
Account Northern Light Eastern Maine Medical Center
Department Eastern Maine Otolaryngology (Ear Nose and Throat Clinic)
Location |ME| EMMC Healthcare Mall - Union St. - EMMC, ME 04401
Schedule Regular Full-time
Shift Day
Hours 8:30-5:00
Job Details
Job Summary: checking in/checking out patients, answering telephone calls, patient scheduling; working within an electronic medical record



Education/Experience Requirements:
  • 1-2 years experience with personal computers and frontline customer service
  • Keyboarding 35 wpm
  • Knowledge of computers

Education/Experience Preferred:
  • Graduate/equivalent of a 2-year program in a medical science field or equivalent
  • ICD-9 and CPT coding experience a plus
  • 2 years medical office experience
  • Knowledge of insurance referrals
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office software
  • Medical terminology

Other skills required:
  • Self-directed
  • Ability to handle multiple priorities successfully
  • Pleasant and friendly manner
  • Neat appearance

Physical Requirements: Sitting, standing, reaching, bending, walking and stretching, ability to keyboard for extended periods of time

Working Environment: Busy, often times stressful, ambulatory facility providing direct patient care, considerable amount of direct patient/customer contact.


Equal Opportunity Employment
We are an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, disability status, gender, sexual orientation, ancestry, protected veteran status, national origin, genetic information or any other legally protected status.