Job Description


Homer, AK

Full Time

Work Hours: 8

11/30/2023

This HMC Receptionist / Patient Account Rep 1 position is located in our Homer Medical Center.

Hours: 

This is a full-time benefited position, 40 hours per week, day shift, Monday through Friday, with occasional Saturdays.  

Starting Salary: 

$23.56 – $30.20/hr and up (rate of pay range quoted is for 0-20 years of experience, rate is higher with more than 20 years of experience, PLUS shift differentials for evenings, nights and weekends)

What you'll do:

  • Support and promote the relationship between the patient and provider through pleasant and professional interaction with all clients.
  • Be part of a team-based approach in providing patient-centered care by maximizing productivity through efficient client scheduling, registration, checking insurance eligibility, collecting payments, and maintaining and updating accurate patient information.
  • The Medical Clinic Receptionist is often the first person a patient interacts with, whether it’s on the telephone or in person, therefore, must be able to communicate effectively and pleasantly.

What you'll need:

  • The Medical Clinic Receptionist position requires the minimum of a high school diploma.
  • Two to three years experience in computerized patient accounts and/or administrative assistant is preferred.
  • This individual will possess excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to manage multiple concurrent tasks with exceptional organizational skills. 
  • Excellent keyboard skills (accuracy and speed) and knowledge of various computer applications, including but not limited to:  Microsoft Word and Excel are required.
  • This position must present a professional appearance, deal courteously and respectfully with clients, be able to learn and follow established policies, be able to perform work with attention to detail, be able to maintain accurate records, be able to maintain strict confidentiality, and be able to contribute to a pleasant, positive working environment.

What you'll get: 

  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance,
  • Up to $2,000 annual Health Reimbursement Account w/health insurance,
  • Generous Paid Time Off / Vacation Time and Sick Time,
  • 8 Paid Holidays Per Year,
  • Health & Wellness Reimbursement - up to $400 per year,
  • Annual Retention Bonus,
  • 403b Retirement Plan with employer match!
  • Company Sponsored Life Insurance,
  • Student Loan Forgiveness,
  • Tuition Reimbursement, 
  • Bereavement Leave - up to 40 hours,
  • In-House Workout Facility and much more!

About Us:

South Peninsula Hospital is a 22 bed critical access hospital (CAH), with an attached 28 bed long term care facility, and a variety of clinics. We provide care close to home for the southern Kenai Peninsula. We have been three times named a Top 100 Critical Access Hospital out of more than 1,300 critical access hospitals nationwide.

Homer, Alaska, is a seaside town nestled on the shores of beautiful Kachemak Bay, offering breathtaking views of glaciers, mountains and wildlife. Homer is on the road system, and a four to five hour drive from Anchorage. If you are looking for community, adventure, culture, scenery or solitude, you'll find all of that and more here!

Contact Us:

If you have any questions or would like further information, please contact Tara Kain, HR Recruiter, in the Human Resources Department at South Peninsula Hospital, at 907-235-0950 or email tkain@sphosp.org.

 

Application Instructions

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