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Contact Center Agent in Fairfax, VA at Washington Radiology

Date Posted: 6/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

At Washington Radiology, our service-based culture is reflected in our day-to-day interactions that are warm and welcoming and delivered with care, compassion and clinical expertise. Our commitment to excellence can be seen across every level of our organization, beginning with our team members and extending to the patients, families, and physicians we serve. For more than 70 years, Washington Radiology has set the standard for medical imaging care.

If you would like to join a dynamic team dedicated to best-in-class quality and service excellence, we would like to speak with you.

The Contact Center Agent is responsible for starting the Washington Radiology relationship, gathering information, scheduling appointments and functioning as the first point of contact for a patient and referring physicians. This position is critical to Washington Radiology; the Contact Center Agent functions as the liaison between the patient and the center by providing efficient, empathetic excellent service which impacts the profitability of the organization.

Commuter Benefit Company stipend of $175/pre-tax and post-tax deductions.



  • Answers an average of 10 inbound calls per hour; and generates an average of 12-15 outbound calls per hour.
  • Handles call in the queue within 30 seconds.
  • Adheres to medical record request process before completing the call, if applicable.
  • Follows established procedures and processes for the contact center.
  • Offers alternative scheduling options when centers dates/times are not available. 


  • Follows the Washington Radiology opening introduction with every customer 97% of the time.
  • Verifies patient information 97% of the time and updates as necessary.
  • Verifies source of referral 97% of the time.
  • Utilizes job aids on every call to assist in scheduling.
  • Creates the profile in the scheduling system for new patients and completes all required fields 97% of the time.
  • Verifies center information, i.e. address, date, prep instructions, etc. at the completion of call 97% of the time.
  • Logs information in the contact center program 97% of the time.
  • Attaches and verifies order received from the physician, if applicable.
  • Resolves patient/caller issues 97% of the time.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality 100% of the time.
  • Maintains productivity; ensures minimal downtime.

Team Focus

  • Adheres to attendance policy; on time for all scheduled shifts including breaks and lunches.
  • Forms strong working relationships within the team and treats each other with respect.
  • Brings problems to the attention of the supervisor; is willing to ask for help.
  • Supports supervisor with projects on an as-needed basis.
  • Attends meetings and training on an as-needed basis


Job Requirements


  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills.
  • Energetic and flexible.
  • Manages multiple projects in various computer programs.
  • Well organized and detail oriented.
  • Exhibits sound judgment.
  • Identifies additional tasks to be completed and willingly assists others.
  • Strong spelling and grammar skills.
  • Strong computer skills required.
  • Type at least 40 wpm.
  • Minimum one year experience in customer service required.
  • Contact center and healthcare experience preferred.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.
  • College coursework preferred.