A position as a medical receptionist is often a starting point for a career in healthcare.
A successful candidate must have excellent phone etiquette and be comfortable working with patients in a clinical environment.
Must be familiar with medical terminology. Sensitivity to confidential matters is required.
Typical duties of a medical receptionist
- Greeting office visitors and managing patient intake
- Answering and routing incoming calls
- Scheduling appointments for patients
- Filing medical records and performing other administrative duties as required