ATTENTION MEDICAL RECEPTIONISTS/OFFICE CLERKS! OfficeTeam is currently partnering with a reputable mental health clinic in their search for a Medical Office Clerk in the Poughkeepsie, NY area for a full-time temporary to hire opportunity! The Medical Office Clerk is the first face of the organization, and as such, couldn't be more important to the team. The Medical Office Clerk requires a high level of professionalism, and the ability to communicate effectively with all patients, as well as internal staff, both clinical and non-clinical. This role pays $13 on the temporary side. On a daily basis this role will be responsible for answering all incoming calls to answer inquiries for which they are qualified or routing the caller to the correct department by gathering all of the necessary information; gather, obtain and document all demographic and insurance information; collects fees; schedule appointments or make changes to existing appointments as well as make reminder appointment phone calls; check patients in and out; constant updating of electronic health records; taking meeting minutes and transcribing notes; opens and distributes mail; any other ad hoc projects or administrative responsibilities as requested.