Medical Assistant Needed for Busy Orthopedic Office

SNIBBE ORTHOPEDICS

Medical Assistant Needed for Busy Orthopedic Office

136 locations
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    PRIMARY PURPOSE AND FUNCTION Medical Assistant needed for busy orthopedic practice. Full-time position only, Monday thru Friday. Position requires exceptional customer service skills and multitasking ability. JOB FUNCTIONS/DUTIES: - Update and maintain all patient records - Record patient information such as vital signs, weight and changes in medical history prior to each appointment - Room patients and obtain interim history - Clean and prepare examination rooms prior to patient appointments - Occasional front office tasks such as answering phone calls and greeting patients as they enter the facility - Assist the PA and office manager in maintaining the medical inventory and placing orders for new materials as needed - Prepare injections and blood draws for MD/PAs - Assists with scheduling of tests and treatments. - Screens telephone calls for referral to PA or physician. - Maintains drug closets, disposes of expired medications. - Assists with maintenance of patient files, records and other information. - Faxes reports to referring clinics and logs incoming and outgoing reports. - Participates in in-service meetings, professional development and committees as requested. - Maintains patient confidentiality. QUALIFICATIONS/SKILLS: * Experience in healthcare a must (orthopedic experience preferred) * Previous MA experience preferred * Keen eye for detail, accuracy, and consistency * Excellent organizational, follow-up, and problem solving skills * Strong customer service skills * Articulate and friendly personality * Flexibility a must - will need to handle changing demands * Ability to think critically and use good judgment * Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with ability to prioritize * Self-motivated, trustworthy and reliable * Can work productively and creatively in a team environment COMPANY COMPETENCIES - Accuracy : Attention to detail and the highest level of accuracy builds trust and reliable outcomes. - Collaboration : Teamwork and open communication at every level creates synergy. - Efficiency : Maximizing efficiency by use of up-to-date technology. - Flexibility: Ability to work in a busy practice and handle multiple tasks at once - Integrity : Commitment to code of ethics and honesty. - Reliability : We count on our employees, and our employees count on us. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - Clear interest in pursuing a career in the clinical medical field - High school diploma or GED - Energetic, positive attitude, team player - Works well in groups and in loud, stressful, and fast-paced environments - High level of computer literacy PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS, KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS & ABILITIES - Fluent in a second language (not required) - Preferred phlebotomy certification - Completed at least 2-year or 4-year college/university - Have completed courses in Anatomy, Physiology, and Medical Terminology - Previous experience in/exposure to the medical field - One letter of recommendation from most recent employer Job Type: Full-time

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