Medical Assistant

Position Summary: 

The Medical Assistant will assist physicians and patients in a caring and timely manner, and act as a liaison between physician and patients.

Working Conditions:

Employee will work in a busy, demanding clinical environment and have frequent exposure to communicable diseases, toxic substances, ionizing radiation, medicinal preparations and other conditions common to a clinical environment. Employee must be able to work under stressful and fast-paced conditions.

Primary duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Screen M.D. calls and determine whether patient needs to be seen
  • Process prescriptions
  • Return phone messages in a timely manner
  • Telephone counseling of patients
  • Accurate and careful documentation in patient charts
  • Check schedule and charts prior to clinic
  • Prepare patient rooms
  • Greet patients and escort them to the exam room & sweep at appropriate intervals
  • Accurate scheduling of “Walk- in” and follow-up appointments, tests, & procedures
  • Discuss with patient specific instructions, time, and location of procedures
  • Pre-certify blocks, diagnostic procedures, and surgeries prior to procedure

Position Requirements:

  1. High school diploma or equivalent
  2. 3 years of medical office/clinical experience or externship experience

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