High school graduate with the ability to efficiently manage staff and total office organization. Computer, secretarial, accounting, medical terminology, and billings skills are desirable. Good communication skills and the ability to deal effectively with the staff and public are very important.
Must have the ability to follow instructions from the Branch Nurse Supervisor and other professional staff. Ability to communicate effectively with patients, families and co-workers. Maintains confidentiality of information relating to patient. Will discuss only those aspects necessary to care and treatment of patient with those directly involved in the patient’s care.
Answers telephone inquiries and channels them appropriately. Assists with staffing/schedules as necessary. Enters visits into computer and prepares payroll. Updates patient information in the computer system, maintains active patient records and active patient list.
Prudent and efficient use of routine office supplies and equipment.
Complies with the Sunflower Home Health policies and procedures and projects a professional attitude toward self, patients, and other staff members.