The average rate for an Entry-Level Medical Receptionist in Canberra, Australian Capital Territory (ACT) is AU$21.57 per hour.

AU$18.11 - AU$26.70
AU$18
AU$22
AU$27
MEDIAN: AU$21.57
10%
50%
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Hourly Data AU$0AU$26
Hourly Rate AU$18.11 - AU$26.70
Overtime AU$16.50
Annual Data AU$0AU$55K
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AU$37,812 - AU$55,100
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Dec 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Medical Receptionist

Medical office receptionists are administrative professionals who are responsible for a variety of clerical tasks within medical offices. These receptionists work in offices within health care environments with both patients and other professionals, generally during daytime office hours, though some who work in hospitals and other 24-hour facilities may have extended shifts.

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Medical Receptionist Tasks

  • Compile and record medical charts, reports, and correspondence.
  • Interview patients to complete insurance and privacy forms.
  • Receive insurance co-pay payments and post amounts paid to patient accounts.
  • Schedule and confirm patient appointments, check-ups and physician referrals.
  • Answer telephones and direct calls to appropriate staff.

Medical Receptionist Job Listings

Key Stats for Medical Receptionist

Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
17%

Skills That Affect Medical Receptionist Salaries

National Average
AU$44,000



Gender

Female
80 %
Male
20 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%