Medical Receptionist – Full Time One Year Contract in Peterborough

May 31st, 2018 by Susy Snopek

Are you highly motivated and energetic? Do you have the ability to multi-task, communicate courteously and effectively with patients and other medical offices, hospitals and surgical facilities on the phone? Are you a person with good judgement in the clinical environment, dependable, attentive to detail and the ability to cope effectively with stressful situation?

The Medical Receptionist provides support with daily activities of a medical office including greeting patients, telephone coverage, appointment scheduling, patient registration, scanning medical documents and coordinating patient referrals.

This is a 1-year maternity leave, full-time position (32 – 35 hrs./wk) with occasional weekend work for after hour clinics in an established family practice with the Peterborough Community FHO, located at the Turnbull Medical Building.


  • Minimum of 2 years experience in Family Practice Medicine.
  • Candidate must be professional, articulate with excellent communication skills
  • Attention to detail with meticulous record keeping skills
  • Ability to multitask essential
  • Excellent computer skills with experience in medical software, preferably Practice Solutions
  • Thorough understanding of medical terminology
  • Ability to triage
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Understanding of preventative care billing structure within the Family Health Team model.
  • Understanding of our community resources.
  • MoH billing experience preferred.

Interested candidates should submit their resume and covering letter electronically to, no later than June 15, 2018.

We are an equal opportunity employee striving to build an inclusive and barrier-free environment in which all individuals have access to our services. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. We thank all candidates for their interest, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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