BJC Careers

Patient Service Representative - Pulmonary

Belleville, IL
Support Services


Job Description

Job ID: 1173659
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Memorial Medical Group is Southern Illinois' largest multi-specialty clinic with 79 providers in 39 different offices. MMG has located its offices in 10 local communities to provide the healthcare you need right in your neighborhood. 

We are focused on meeting the needs of our community with a comprehensive group of physicians. Anchored by a strong base of primary care providers in the specialties of family practice and internal medicine, MMG offers 19 additional physician specialties including pulmonology, cardiology, orthopedics, sports medicine, and obstetrics/gynecology. We want to meet all of your medical needs right here close to home. 

Our physicians are board certified with many of them certified in multiple specialties. Their training spans many major medical schools including Washington University, St. Louis University and Southern Illinois School of Medicine. 

Memorial Medical Group Pulmonary Physicians is a physician practice specializing in Pulmonary Medicine.  The practice is located at 4600 Memorial Drive, Suite 200 - Bldg 2, Belleville, IL 62226.


Join Us!


Role Purpose

Serves as a lead for front office activity. Directs the patient flow process at the physician office. Performs patient check in and appointment scheduling as assigned. Supports Central Billing Office by maintaining patient financial records at the office. Provides closure to patient visit. May support office as switchboard operator as needed.


Responsibilities

  • Handles telephone calls from patients, forwarding calls needing triage.
  • Performs receptionist duties.
  • Verifies health insurance payment information and educates patients on the applicable regulations. Collects payments and records data.
  • Charge entry, which includes assigning diagnostic codes and entering all physician related and clinic charges.
  • Coordinates information with Central Billing Office to ensure all charges are captures and properly collected.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
  •  

    Experience

  • 2-5 years

  •  

    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Additional Job Information

  • 40 Hours per Week -
  • Benefits Eligible -
  • Days - 8 hour shifts, may start at 6, 7, 8, or 9 am -

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer