Orthopedic Physician Associates, a division of Proliance Surgeons Inc., located minutes from downtown Seattle, is looking for a dynamic and personable individual to join our clinical team as an Orthopedic Medical Assistant for one of our busy Foot & Ankle surgeons.
This is a day shift, hours vary, Monday through Friday.
The ideal candidate will exhibit a professional demeanor and be a highly organized team player. We are seeking an individual who consistently demonstrates a team oriented and friendly personality with patients, physicians and staff. The primary role of the Medical Assistant is to provide direct clinical and administrative support to the aligned physician. (Please note that this is not an entry level position.)
Duties and Responsibilities:
Triage patient phone calls, questions, and correspondence
Assist physician with patients seen in office
Minor office procedures (removing sutures, dressing changes, etc.)
Take history for new patients
Answer medical questions in office and on the phone; screening appointments
Patient surgery and test scheduling
Pre and post-operative/procedure patient education
Post-operative/procedural follow-up with patients
Serve as liaison between physician and patients
Previous experience as a Medical Assistant required; orthopedic specialty preferred
Strong ability to multi-task, problem-solve, and communicate clearly
Ability to maintain an excellent rapport with our patients
We offer competitive wages and excellent benefits (including transportation or paid parking). We are located in a beautiful office in a building dedicated to Orthopedics (the Swedish Orthopedic Institute in the First Hill area of Seattle). To learn more about OPA visit us on the web at: https://www.opaortho.com.