Medical Assistant, Uncertified - Per Diem
JOB SUMMARY Certified Medical Assistant to assist physician with the daily operations of the physician’s office. Maintains efficient patient flow and assists with patient care, i.e. exams, procedures and patient education under the direction and supervision of a physician. Performs triage, monitors and records vitals of all visiting patients. Ensures medical documentation of office visits. Assist with Office and scheduling coordinator in their absence (if necessary). ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Include the following. Others may be assigned. No Description 1. Assist physician with the daily operations of the physician’s office 2. Maintains efficient patient flow and assists with patient care, i.e. exams, procedures and patient education under the direction and supervision of a physician 3. Performs triage, monitors and records vitals of all visiting patients 4. Perform EKG and Phlebotomy, as applicable 5. Ensures medical documentation of office visits 6. Ensures that all contacts with patients, the public, physicians and other personnel are carried out in a friendly, courteous, helpful and considerate manner SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES This position carries out supervisory responsibilities in accordance with guidelines, policies and procedures and applicable laws. Supervisory responsibilities include interviewing, hiring, and training employees; planning, assigning and directing work. No. Direct Reports (incl. titles) 0 No. Indirect Reports (incl. titles) N/A EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE Include minimum education, technical training, and/or experience required to perform the job. High School Diploma or Equivalent; Graduate from Medical Assistant program Preferred At least 1 year of experience in a Medical Setting, preferable in a Physician Practice Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider required EMR/EHR experience preferred, NextGen or Athena experience preferred Proficiency in a windows environment with a working knowledge of Word, Outlook, and the Internet is required Ability to communicate effectively with patients, physicians, and employees Willingness to be flexible and adaptable in a complex, matrix environment PHYSICAL DEMANDS The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Must be able to work in sitting position, use computer and answer telephone Ability to stand for extended periods of time, with shift lengths of up to 9.5 hours. WORK ENVIRONMENT The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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