SUNY Upstate Medical University Hospital Patient Services Clerk 2 in Syracuse, New York

Schedule based on a 37.5 hour work week. Must be available to work Monday thru Friday between 7 am to 5:30 pm depending on departmental needs including some Holidays. Responsibilities include: cover front desk functions for all areas within the Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation Department. Schedule appointments, answer phones, register patients, obtain authorizations and follow thru on all problem accounts with assistance from business manager and team leader. Will be cross trained and maintain current knowledge of all registration areas and business office functions within PM&R Department. Assist in training staff and work on special projects to assist the Directors and Business Managers as needed. Must have excellent communication and customer service skills, ability to manage multiple priorities and computer skills required. Ability to work independently, ability to provide training to new employees. New York State Department of Civil Service Eligible List or eligible for transfer.