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Medical Receptionist - Float: East Valley Region

Company: Cigna
Location: Tempe
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Summary Are you ready to step into a position that combines your organizational skills, ability to multitask, and unrelenting drive to help others? We're looking for a Medical Receptionist to join our fast-paced, customer-focused primary care/adult medicine/pediatric teams for Cigna Medical Group across the Phoenix Valley. If you've always wanted to work in the outpatient healthcare setting and enjoy a friendly work environment--- well, we're pretty sure you'll love this position. This role is a float position and you will work out of any of the 10 centers in the East Valley. Car and valid driver's license is required and mileage will be reimbursed. Responsibilities and Essential Functions * Greet and check in patients at the health care centers. Verify coverage and eligibility, and complete appropriate paperwork. Requests co-payment from patient in a polite manner * Answer telephone in compliance with departmental procedures and quality metrics. Ascertains nature of call and routes appropriately and ensures the call is responded to promptly. * Schedules appointments accurately and verifies benefit coverage. Meets patients' needs by asking questions to determine the best scheduling solution. If necessary, speaks with clinician to ensure timely access. * Reconciliation of cash transactions at the end of each shift, including processing and batching of charge tickets and preparation of bank deposits. * Maintain necessary supplies for Medical Receptionist activities, banking supplies, etc in a fiscally responsible manner. * Improves the customer experience through the demonstration of Service and Courtesy Behaviors and focus on Patient Satisfaction. * Interacts with all levels of staff in a variety of departments; physicians, patients, families as well as external contacts, such as employees of other healthcare institutions community providers and agencies concerning the healthcare of the patient. Interacts with other healthcare providers in numerous settings in order to report and ask for or clarify information. * Healthcare is an ever-changing world. We need to adjust to the changes in our environment so that we can provide the best care possible. Minimum Qualifications * High school diploma or GED certificate required * Medical terminology preferred. * Previous experience as a Medical Receptionist or Medical Assistant highly preferred * One year customer service and PC skills required. * One year customer service in health care, cash handling, typing, scheduling application experience preferred. * Ability to convey information to customers in a warm, clear, concise manner. * Demonstrates positive customer service behaviors. * Reliable transportation and a valid driver's license is required. Mileage will be reimbursed This role is Worksite dependent and can only be performed onsite. You must be fully vaccinated if you're to come onsite OR undergo testing twice a week. About Cigna Cigna Corporation exists to improve lives. We are a global health service company dedicated to improving the health, well-being and peace of mind of those we serve. Together, with colleagues around the world, we aspire to transform health services, making them more affordable and accessible to millions. Through our unmatched expertise, bold action, fresh ideas and an unwavering commitment to patient-centered care, we are a force of health services innovation. When you work with us, or one of our subsidiaries, you'll enjoy meaningful career experiences that enrich people's lives. What difference will you make? Qualified applicants will be considered without regard to race, color, age, disability, sex, childbirth (including pregnancy) or related medical conditions including but not limited to lactation, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, religion, national origin, ancestry, marital or familial status, genetic information, status with regard to public assistance, citizenship status or any other characteristic protected by applicable equal employment opportunity laws. If you require reasonable accommodation in completing the online application process, please email: SeeYourself@cigna.com for support. Do not email SeeYourself@cigna.com for an update on your application or to provide your resume as you will not receive a response.

Keywords: Cigna, Tempe , Medical Receptionist - Float: East Valley Region, Administration, Clerical , Tempe, Arizona

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