Medical Assistant-PSJA EE
Doctor's Hospital at Renaissance
Posted 5 months ago
Listing Type: Nursing
Employment Type: Nursing
Education Level: ADN/ASN
Experience Level: All|Experienced
Job Title: Medical Assistant-PSJA EE
Job Req # 23111
Department: 9401 - PSJA Employee Health
Location: Doctors Hospital at Renaissance
Type of Position: Full-Time
Shift: Days-Hours Vary
Responsible for receiving patients and visitors, determining their needs and directing them accordingly. Answers telephone, makes appointments, and aids in coordination of care. Performs other clerical and administrative tasks as required.
Patient vital signs.
a. Greet visitors and patients, determines their needs and directs them accordingly.
b. Provides information to clients within limits and knowledge of medical practice policies.
c. Confirms appointments giving routine non-medical instructions in preparation for the patient visits to the practice.
d. Retrieves and files medical record, letters, reports and miscellaneous items as requested.
e. Inputs hospital lists, physician orders and schedules patients’ surgeries, radiology exams, etc….
f. Researches files and organizes medical records for new patients.
g. Handles refills and new prescriptions according to medical practice policies.
h. Take patient vitals signs.
i. Assist physician with minor bedside treatments and procedures.
j. Handles all incoming and outgoing referrals.
k. Performs other duties as assigned.
Education: High School graduate with courses in English and typing. Completion of Medical Assistant Program preferred. Current BLS certification required.
Experience: 6 months – 1 year continuous experience preferred..
Experience using Computer Software Applications.
Must be able to interact and communicate with all levels of staff, physicians, patients, and families in an effective manner. Exhibits tact, enthusiasm, and patience. Must be sensitive to cultural and bilingual issues.