Practice Support AssocFacility: St. Catherine Physician Practice Location: Smithtown, NY Department: SCS-GI Ainapudi-P Category: Administrative / Business Support Schedule: Full Time, Variable Shifts, Variable Days Shift: Day shift Hours: 8:00am - 4:00pm ReqNum: 6045853
SUMMARY: The Practice Support Associate is responsible for answering phones, scheduling appointments, handling physician correspondence, preparing patient charts for visits, contacting insurance companies for referrals and authorizations, assisting patients with various needs. This position requires the ability to function in a multi-tasking environment.
QUALIFICATIONS: High School diploma or GED required; Associates degree or completion of a related specialty program in an accredited school is preferred.1 Year experience in clinical reception preferred.
SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Microsoft Office Suite proficiency, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook. Excellent interpersonal skills and effective written and oral communication skills to enhance population specific service, team collaboration and analytical problem solving. Ability to multitask and work efficiently. Knowledge of medical terminology desirable. Able to use, maintain and troubleshoot office equipment.
At Catholic Health your well-being comes first, with comprehensive compensation and benefits; our offerings go beyond the basics. In addition to multiple medical plans, life insurance, generous paid time off and flexible spending accounts, we also offer substantial tuition reimbursement, an employer funded pension plan and several savings plan options for your future.