Summary: 

Medical Assistants perform administrative and clinical duties under the supervision of a physician or physician assistant.  Medical assistants work as part of the healthcare team to facilitate the unit's ability to meet its goals and objectives.

Medical Assistant: Duties include, but not limited to: 

  • Greet patients and obtain up-to-date personal, confidential information and medical history. 

  • Perform a variety of assisting and servicing activities, both with the patients and to help maintain the area. 

  • Receiving phone calls, process messages as appropriate, scheduling appointments, managing specialty referrals and billing. 

  • Prepare and maintain patient medical records to ensure all pertinent information is up-to-date prior to and following physician’s visit and file appropriately. 

  • Understanding and utilization of paper or electronic medical records. 

  • Maintain organized and efficient office, monitor and track quality and safety data of office equipment.

  • Provide patient education, collecting and preparing laboratory specimens, assisting with procedures.

  • Ensure exam rooms are stocked and cleaned, supplies adequate, instruments and medical equipment are maintained per facility policy. 

  • Transmitting prescription information and refills as directed. 

  • Assist physician and physician assistant in exam rooms as indicated, obtain vital signs with appropriate documentation in patient’s chart, provide patient support.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 8+ months of recent working experience as a Medical Assistant (not including clinical rotations/internships/externships) 

  • Diploma or degree from a Medical Assistant training program

  • Current BLS Card

  • Current TB Screen

  • Valid Identification/Driver's License

  • Successful completion of a Background Check and Medely's screening process

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