Medical Secretary in Lagos, Nigeria

at BentFill Associate

Industry
Medical Practice
Specialization
Executive Office
Minimum Qualification
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
1 - 3 years
Employment Type
Full Time
Gender
Male or Female

Job Description

Responsible for using knowledge of medical terminology

and procedures to provide administrative support to

doctors and nurses in a medical office.

Responsibilities

Use medical knowledge to answer questions from

patients over the phone.
    Refer patients to nurse on call or page doctor for

assistance.
    Transcribe dictation taken by doctor.
    Assist physicians or medical scientists with

reports.
    Write speeches, conference proceedings, and

articles.
    Schedule hospital visits for patients.
    Record medical history when patient calls in to

relay to doctor.
    Help patient obtain referrals and make appointments

with specialists.
    Greet visitors.
    Supply patients with immunization records and forms

for physicals.
    Prepare reports, invoices, financial statements,

letters, case histories and medical records.
    Perform credit and collection duties on overdue

accounts.
    Send out bills.
    File insurance for patients.

Requirements

HND, Bachelor's degree in related descipline.
oral, written, mass and interpersonal communications, as

well as language, psychology and media studies.
Leadership skills on directing staff and overseeing

projects.
Must also develop research and proofreading skills to

ensure all materials are high-quality and accurate.
Must reside within Lagos.

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