Surgical Care Affiliates

  • Front Desk Receptionist

    Job Location US-CT-Danbury
    # of Openings
  • Overview

    SCA, a leader in the outpatient surgery industry, strategically partners with health plans, medical groups and health systems across the country to develop and optimize surgical facilities. SCA operates more than 200 surgical facilities, including ambulatory surgery centers and surgical hospitals, in partnership with approximately 3,000 physicians. For more information on SCA, visit


    Facility Description: Western Connecticut Orthopedic Surgical Center


    Accountabilities / Responsibilities

    Admits all patients and assists patient’s family members.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to reception, recording monies collected (ex: copay), phones, scheduling, scanning documents, and medical records. 


    Key Responsibilities:

    • Receives patients and family members at check-in.
    • Obtains accurate, complete demographic and insurance information.
    • Obtains financial contract/consent on patient charts.
    • Chart preparation, ensuring accuracy and confidentiality are maintained.
    • Obtains appropriate patient/guardian signatures on required forms, verifying accuracy of patient information.
    • Participates with surgery scheduler in the accurate, proper, and appropriate scheduling of cases.
    • Receives payments from patients and follows corresponding procedure for collection.
    • Acts as a liaison between clinical units and lobby waiting room.
    • Participates in the accurate and timely handling of medical records.


    • Minimum of two years of related registration/receptionist/surgical scheduler experience, preferably in health care setting.
    • Ability to work independently and to organize and prioritize work efficiently to achieve Center goals.
    • Must have strong attention to detail in all areas related to job functions.
    • Ability to operate computer, various software applications, and copy/fax machines.
    • Good understanding of insurance (obtaining authorization, patient benefits, insurance verification).
    • Must be available to work the 530am-2pm shift when needed.

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