Education: Associate degree in related field, bachelor degree preferred. Experience: Minimum of four years experience in a business office environment. Typing ability of 50+ wpm. Computer experience required. Skills: Knowledge of organization policies, procedures and systems. Knowledge of health care administration practices. Knowledge of computer system and applications. Knowledge of secretarial practices, and editing skills (including spelling, grammar and punctuation). Ability to process patients and public inquiries with poise and efficiency. Ability to recognize, evaluate and resolve problems and correct errors. Physical Effort: Requires prolonged sitting, some bending, stooping and stretching. Requires eye-hand coordination and manual dexterity to sufficiently operate a keyboard, photocopier, telephone, calculator and other office equipment. Requires normal range of hearing and eyesight to record, prepare and communicate appropriate reports. Requires lifting papers or boxes up to 50lbs on occasion. Requires dexterity to type 50+ wpm. Use of vehicle to run errands and the ability to drive are required.