New Patient Coordinator
Seeking a New Patient Coordinator/Patient Accounts Specialist to work in a busy medical clinic in Dartmouth. We have an immediate full-time opening assisting patients with scheduling, registration, insurance entry, medical record acquisitions and mailings.
At Steward Medical Group at Hawthorn Medical Associates, we pride ourselves on knowing that we can make a difference in the lives of our patients every day! We aim to create a supportive environment where you can develop your skills and further your career path with a passionate team of employees who are driven to learn from one another.
The successful candidate will:
Interact effectively with patients, who may be under physical and/or emotional stress; bi-lingual communication skills helpful. Present a positive attitude and a professional appearance
Be well organized and develop structural base in spite of frequent interruptions.
Remain calm and courteous with all patients, staff and co-workers as well as flexible with work assignments
Interact with Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physican Assitants, and other members of the medical staff in a collaborative manner.
High School diploma or equivalent required
3 to 5 years’ experience in a health care delivery system.
Bilingual skills preferred
Computer-literate, Windows, MIS, e-mail spreadsheet format.
We offer you:
Vacation, holiday and sick time
Comprehensive benefit package including medical, dental, vision and other elective insurances as well as tuition reimbursement
401K with company contribution
Supportive culture and professional development
Internal growth opportunities
Steward Health Care is the largest private, for-profit health care network in the United States. The company is owned and led by a management team of Steward Physicians. Headquartered in Dallas, Texas, Steward employs more than 40,000 health care professionals and operates 35 hospitals across the United States and in the countries of Malta and Colombia, which regularly receive top awards for quality and safety. The Steward network includes multiple urgent care centers and skilled nursing facilities, substantial behavioral health services, more than 7,000 beds under management, and approximately 2.2 million full risk covered lives through the company's managed care and health insurance services.
The Steward Health Care Network includes more than 5,000 physicians across 800 communities who help to provide more than 12 million patient encounters annually. Steward Medical Group, the company's employed physician group, provides more than six million patient encounters per year. The Steward Hospital Group operates hospitals in Malta, Colombia and 9 states across the U.S., including Arizona, Arkansas, Florida, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, Texas, and Utah. For more information, visit www.steward.org.
Hawthorn Medical Associates, an affiliate of Steward Health Care, was established in 1970 and is the largest multi-specialty group practice in the Greater New Bedford area. We have many of the area’s finest physicians who practice in our state-of-the-art facilities in a campus-like setting. They are supported by a skilled professional, support staff, and together provide high quality, comprehensive medical care to more than 138,000 patients each year.
Consistent with the actions of many healthcare providers across the country, and in an effort to keep our patients and staff safe, Steward Health Care Network will implement a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy for all employees and affiliated physicians. Individuals will be required to be fully vaccinated by December 15, 2021. Requests for reasonable accommodations in accordance with applicable federal, state and local law will be considered. New hires will need to provide proof of vaccination or request accommodation prior to their start date.
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 71451