Summary of Essential Functions for the Position:
Responsible for performing a variety of clerical duties relating to the updating and organizing of patient charts; filing correspondence, nursing notes and legal in alphabetical or numerical order or according to the filing system used. Locate and remove material from file when requested or when practice requires it. Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications / Licensure / Certification / Knowledge / Skills / Abilities:
Previous office experience desired with proficiency in reading, writing, grammar, and mathematics skills. Knowledge of medical terminology; good interpersonal relations and communicative skills; moderate PC skills with emphasis on accuracy; good organizational and time management skills and proper telephone skills.
High School Diploma or GED.
Working Conditions & Physical Requirements:
Works indoors in agency office. Most of the day is spent sitting. Requires minimal physical effort most of the day including kneeling, squatting, reaching, twisting, climbing, walking, exposure to temperature and humidity changes and minimal assist in lifting 20 pounds. Must possess sight/hearing senses or use appropriate adaptive devices that will enable senses to function at a level required to meet the essential duties of the position.