Henry Ford Health System Call Center Representative, Sterling Heights, OptimEyes in Sterling Heights, Michigan
Responsible for handling multiple outgoing and incoming calls to service multiple offices. Scheduling appointments, verifying insurance information, and maintaining database. Tracking, formatting and reporting progress using MS Excel. Continuously thinking of ways to develop and improve workflow. Ensures timely turnaround of all customer service correspondence. Communicates and corresponds with multiple offices and other internal departments. Researches and resolves any customer service issues.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Identify and contact patients who are due for appointments, and schedule appropriately
Maintain database, ensuring accuracy of patient information.
Verify and update insurance information.
Track and log progress on a daily basis.
Process and complete online appointment requests.
Accept, handle or forward incoming calls from 800 line professionally.
Correspond and communicate with appropriate departments within organization.
Identify, research, resolve and respond to customer service issues.
Seeks solutions and communicates with department manager.
Develops and grows positive working relationship with team and organization.
Projects a professional image in all service correspondence.
Maintains organized files and reports any discrepancies to department manager.
Attends functions/training to gain knowledge of billing/process and vendor product.
Assumes and performs other duties and responsibilities not specifically outlines herein, but which are logically and properly inherent to the position.
High school diploma or G.E.D. Prior administrative/clerical experience in a corporate office preferred.
Proficient in Microsoft Office and Windows.
Must be able to demonstrate problem solving skills. Must have excellent customer service skills.
Must display a positive customer service attitude.
Must be able to be flexible in work hours. Must have effective oral and written communications.
Must have organizational and time management skills that result in high productivity.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS
Normal office environment with minimal exposure to noise, dust, or extreme temperatures.
Requires walking, hearing, reaching, and the use of hands and fingers.
Requires the ability to occasionally lift or move up to 10 pounds.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision.
Must be able to work nights and weekends when needed.
Under the leadership of President and CEO Wright L. Lassiter, III, Henry Ford Health System is a
$6 billion integrated health system comprised of six hospitals, a health plan, and 250+ sites
including medical centers, walk-in and urgent care clinics, pharmacy, eye care facilities and
other healthcare retail. Established in 1915 by auto industry pioneer Henry Ford, the health system
now has 32,000 employees and remains home to the 1,900-member Henry Ford Medical Group, one
of the nation’s oldest physician groups. An additional 2,200 physicians are also affiliated with the
health system through the Henry Ford Physician Network. Henry Ford is also one of the region’s
major academic medical centers, receiving between $90-$100 million in annual research funding and
remaining Michigan’s fourth largest NIH-funded institution. Also an active participant in medical
education and training, the health system has trained nearly 40% of physicians currently practicing
in the state and also provides education and training for other health professionals including nurses,
pharmacists, radiology and respiratory technicians. visitHenryFord.com.
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Ford Health System has a new approach for its employee benefits program - My Choice
Rewards. My Choice Rewards is a program as diverse as the people it serves. There are
dozens of options for all of our employees including compensation, benefits, work/life balance
and learning - options that enhance your career and add value to your personal life. As an
employee you are provided access to Retirement Programs, an Employee Assistance Program
(Henry Ford Enhanced), Tuition Reimbursement, Paid Time Off, Employee Health and Wellness, and a whole host of other benefits and services. Employee's classified as contingent status are not eligible for benefits.
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