Job description

A position as a medical receptionist is often a starting point for a career in healthcare.

A successful candidate must have excellent phone etiquette and be comfortable working with patients in a clinical environment.

Must be familiar with medical terminology. Sensitivity to confidential matters is required.

Typical duties of a medical receptionist

  • Greeting office visitors and managing patient intake
  • Answering and routing incoming calls
  • Scheduling appointments for patients
  • Filing medical records and performing other administrative duties as required