EMS Clerk Part Time

POSITION:  EMS Clerk Part Time
DEPARTMENT:  EMS
SUPERVISOR:  EMS Director
RATE OF PAY:  $18.41 (NBU)
LOCATION:  EMS Petoskey

JOB SUMMARY:

The EMS Clerk is responsible for assisting with general office tasks, data entry for medical billing, processing patient statements, and communicating with patients regarding billing for both Emmet County EMS and Lake Charlevoix Ambulance Authority. The EMS Clerk will be responsible for working with confidential and time sensitive material. Familiar with department’s practices, policies and procedures effectively communicate via phone and email.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Answering phone calls to billing office
  • Greeting citizens coming into the building
  • Scheduling the training and conference rooms
  • Data entry for the Assure Program for Emmet County
  • Data entry for ambulance billing
  • Preparing and mailing patient statements
  • Patient demographic research
  • Process payments received
  • Contacting patients with outstanding accounts
  • Performs other duties as directed or assigned by the EMS Director

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by employees assigned this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.

EMPLOYMENT QUALIFICATIONS

Desired Behavioral Traits

  • Strong organizational and customer service behaviors including: time management, clear and effective written and verbal communications, positive attitude, polite, patient

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities

  • Excellent communications and customer service skills
  • Must be able to execute tasks and problem solve
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office programs along with the ability to learn new software systems
  • Previous knowledge of medical and ambulance billing procedures is preferred

Education

  • Minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent

Experience

  • 1-year Medical office experience preferred
  • 1-year previous customer service experience preferred

Emmet County, Michigan
200 Division Street, Petoskey MI 49770
(231) 348-1700 | Contact Us