Medical Secretary Job Description
The following is a full job description for Medical Secretary. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Medical Secretary along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Medical Secretary is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Medical Secretary - Home Care, Corporate Secretary, Secretary I, Secretary III, Secretary II, Legal Secretary I, Legal Secretary II, Legal Secretary III, Medical Policy Specialist
Requirements and Responsibilities For Medical Secretary
Provides secretarial support to clinical staff. Obtains pre-certifications as required by health care insurers or managed care providers. Informs patients of costs for care being provided, and guides them to appropriate resources for further information. Types routine correspondence and reports from dictation or handwritten copy. Answers telephones, screens callers, relays messages, and greets visitors. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent and 0-2 years of related experience. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Also Referred to as: Medical Administrative Assistant, Medical Secretary
Similar Jobs:  Medical Secretary - Home Care, Corporate Secretary, Secretary I, Secretary III, Secretary II, Legal Secretary I, Legal Secretary II, Legal Secretary III, Medical Policy Specialist
Categories:  Healthcare -- Practitioners, Healthcare -- Administrative, Non-Profit and Social Services
Industries:  Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Healthcare,
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