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Medical Receptionist

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear Industry: Receptionist
Salary: £7.20 - £7.72 per hour Contact: Jackie Collins
Posted: almost 2 years ago Contact Email: jcollins@meridianbs.co.uk

Medical Receptionist required

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Reception Duties
  2. Operation of telephone system
  • Dealing with patients over the phone and face to face.
  • Explain practice arrangements and formal requirements to new patients. Accept payment and issue receipts for same.
  • Ensure reception and waiting areas are kept neat and tidy.
  • Ensure Controlled Drugs prescriptions are printed correctly and signed for by the Doctor
  • 2. Management of Appointment Systems
  • Ensure total familiarity with all appointments systems in effect, including regular and incidental variations.
  • 3. Management of Medical Records
  • Ensure that the record is available for the Doctor in the instances of urgent consultation.
  • Retrieve and re-file records as required ensuring that strict alphabetical order is adhered to.
  • 4. Management of Computerised Medical Records
  • Assist with data entry of laboratory results.
  • Ensure basic read coding of information into patients record is completed timely and accurate.
  • Use EPS prescribing system.
  • Receive and make calls as required. Divert calls and take messages as appropriate.

Meridian Business Support is acting on behalf of our Client as a Recruitment Business.

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