$12.71
Avg. Hourly Rate
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A Medical Receptionist with insurance verification skills earns an average wage of $12.71 per hour.

$11.70 - $13.17
$13
MEDIAN: $12.71
50%

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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.

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Key Stats for Medical Receptionist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
17%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
17%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
50%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 20%
no benefits
None: 40%