Spherion Staffing is hiring a Medical Appointment Schedulers in Fort Wayne, IN!Shift and Pay:Monday - Friday: 7:45am-4:45pm - $13/HRThe Appointment Reception Operators will be the first responders to the incoming calls for new patient appointment calls. Specific activities in this department include a brief medical interview of all patients with new problems to triage the patients to the most appropriate providers and educating new patients about our patient services web portal.Responsibilities:First responder on all phone calls for new patient appointment calls providing superior customer serviceSchedules all new patient and new medical problem appointments for callersGathers and enters or updates patient demographic informationEducate patients about realistic expectations of time and payment expected at the time of the appointmentInterview patients to make certain they are triaged in to the most appropriate sub-specialtyThorough knowledge of the EMR, PM (appt scheduling and demographic portions) as well as the patient portal tools is essential to this positionSetting expectations for patients when transferring callsUnderstanding of the Workers Compensation policies and scheduling/transferring as appropriateSchedule meetings, depositions and Medical Review Panels according to physician protocols.Refers callers to the phone nurse that require clinical information or expertise.Provides information to incoming callers about our services and assist them in selecting a physician.Has a basic understanding of contracted insurance plans.Performs other duties as directed by supervisor.Regular attendance and punctuality are requiredWorking hours: 7:45 AM - 4:45 PMSkills:Ability to read and comprehend, sort, alphabetize and file.Ability to operate computer keyboard and multi line telephone.Ability to maintain confidentiality.Ability to prioritize time and concentrate on multiple tasks.Ability to maintain a positive attitude while working under stress.Strong communication, listening and decision-making skills.Willingness to function as a team players, fostering effective work relationships with physicians and co-workers.Possess a pleasant personality, courteous manner and professional demeanor.Education:High SchoolExperience:1-4 yearsQualifications:High school graduate or equivalent experience required.Knowledge of computer keyboarding is required.Prior patient/customer relations experience required.Prior medical office experience preferred.Prior scheduling experience is preferred. If interested Apply Today! Then call or text us at 260-496-9900 to take the next steps!Spherion has helped thousands of people just like you find work happiness! Our experienced staff will listen carefully to your employment needs and then work diligently to match your skills and qualifications to the right job and company. No one works harder for you than Spherion. EEO Employer: Race, Religion, Color, National Origin, Citizenship, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, Age, Disability, Ancestry, Veteran Status, Genetic Information, Service in the Uniformed Services or any other classification protected by law.