Hospital for Special Surgery Medical Secretary - Dr. Waddell in New York, New York

Medical Secretary - Dr Waddell

Stamford, Connecticut

Hospital for Special Surgery, #1 in Orthopedics for the last 8 years and is currently looking for an experienced and energetic Full time Medical Secretary for one of our physician offices. Dr. Bradford Waddell is a surgeon who specializes in adult reconstruction of the hip and knee. In this role you will provide comprehensive administrative support and direction to an HSS physician practice, supporting day-to-day operations and contributing to an environment of clinical excellence.

In this role, you will provide support to the office by answering phones, scanning documents into the EMR and any additional tasks as assigned.

The office is located in Stamford, Connecticut.

Competencies/skills:

  • Superior written and oral communication skills

  • Exceptional customer service skills

  • Ability to follow through with tasks to completion

  • Strong organizational and problem-solving skills

  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment

  • Ability to effectively and accurately follow directions or instructions

  • Ability to work collaboratively as part of a team; offers to help coworkers when needed

  • Detail-oriented

  • Ability to escalate issues appropriately

  • Consistently displays a positive attitude towards one’s work and work environment

  • Experience with surgical scheduling preferred

  • Experience with Epic preferred; strong computer skills required

  • Knowledge of healthcare and health insurance, required

  • Familiarity with medical terminology, preferred.

  • The ability to type 45-60 words per minute and exceptional organizational strengths is required.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.

To qualify you must have a High School Diploma or equivalent (Associates Degree preferred) and at least two years of related MD office/healthcare experience.

EOE

ID: 2018-10808

Hours per Week: 35

Shift: Days

External Company URL: www.hss.edu

Street: 535 E 70th St