Specialized Recruiting. Temporary Staffing. Managed Services. 800 876 2314

Call Center Representative

Employment Type Temporary
Field of Work Customer Support


Primary Responsibilities

  • Handle a high volume of calls with varying degrees of questions or concerns
  • Demonstrate exemplary customer service and soft skills
  • Maintain impeccable attendance
  • Greet patients via telephone and schedule appointments while simultaneously updating their insurance/demographics in the patient medical record
  • Ensure that patients are appropriately scheduled for the physician they are seeing and that they have a clear understanding of location
  • Reviews all scheduled appointments for accuracy and make required corrections
  • Screens calls, takes messages and directs to appropriate triage
  • Prepares the daily schedule of physicians’ office, OR and on-call coverage
  • Review daily appointment cancellations report and update schedules accordingly
  • Record details of customer interactions, record details of inquiries, complaints, or comments, as well as actions taken
  • Opens and closes switchboard according to established procedure
  • Check New Patient list reports for duplicates
  • Communicate and coordinate with internal departments
  • Follows all HIPAA regulations as instructed
  • Performs any other functions as requested by supervisor
  • Achieve productivity standards and goals set by the company while maintaining high level of customer service


  • Strong patient-based customer service support and soft skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Punctual, reliable, hardworking, well organized, professional and detail orientated
  • Great listening skills, good grammar and good reading comprehension
  • Ability to problem solve and make decisions quickly under pressure in a clear, calm and diplomatic manner
  • Computer literate - Proficient with Excel, Microsoft Word and Outlook (email)
  • Knowledge of administrative procedures
  • Scheduling experience preferred
  • Healthcare industry knowledge helpful
  • Able to work in a team environment