This position is responsible for coordinating the daily business operations of the clinic. This includes but is not limited to: obtaining authorizations for patient services, answering phones, making appointments, chart creation, filing, assisting patients to exam rooms, taking vital signs, and discharging patients.
High School diploma or GED required
Graduate of Medical Assistant or CNA program highly preferred
Must have experience in medical financial reimbursement, billing and collections
Must have knowledge of CPT and ICD10 coding
Must have ability to work independently and exercise good judgment
Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills
Must have prior experience working with PCs, scanning, faxes and multi-line phone systems
Must have ability to use blood pressure monitor and other medical equipment as needed
Must have completion of CMOM or CPG Career Tract within 2 years of appointed position
Bilingual (Spanish/English) highly preferred
Two years of experience in a medical office, in a patient access position, performing medical billing/collections, or other comparable position in a medical setting required.
Minimum of two years of clinic coordinator/management experience in a medical facility highly preferred.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.