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Job Summary

Orthopedic Specialists of Seattle (Seattle, WA) is looking for a Medical Assistant.

Job Description

Posted: 07/14/2020
Status: Full Time
Type: Clinical
City: Seattle, WA

Orthopedic Specialists of Seattle, a division of Proliance Surgeons is seeking an outgoing and energetic ATC/Medical Assistant to join our fast-paced clinic. We currently have 9 Physicians and 6 PA’s. The Ideal candidate can thrive in a busy environment; have a strong knowledge of anatomy and physiology, provide excellent customer service and assist the patient care team.

This position will have a primary responsibility of supporting the physicians with patient care by using the AT/MA’s knowledge of prevention, evaluation, rehabilitation and treatment of musculoskeletal injuries and conditions in the clinical setting. The AT/MA will be responsible for rooming patients, updating the electronic medical record, obtaining a thorough history, and presenting this information to the physician. Other duties include placing orders, removing or applying splints/braces, providing rehabilitation exercises, crutch training, and educating the patient and their family on the next steps of care.

 

The ideal candidate for this position will have:

- Effective interpersonal skills to communicate both in person and in writing

- Strong work ethic and ability to prioritize multiple tasks and follow through in a timely manner

- Excellent customer service skills

- Ability to work independently and as an effective team member

- Have initiative to ask questions, make proposals, and effectively problem solve

- Ability to clearly organize and maintain files and documents, both digital and printed

-Demonstrate the ability and willingness to learn unfamiliar tasks and equipment operation within the scope of position

-To accept change in a positive and professional manner and to lead others in the same

 

Education/Certifications

-Completion of a Certified Athletic Training or Certified Medical Assistant training program preferred

- Medical Assistant Registered with minimum 1 year of orthopedic experience may apply as well

- Current CPR (BLS)

 

Skills/Knowledge/Abilities

-Excellent problem solving skills

-Knowledge of medical terminology

-Skills in basic data entry

-Excellent phone etiquette and ability to communicate effectively

-Ability to exhibit cooperation, flexibility, and provide assistance when interfacing with patients, physician and staff

-Ability to multi-task

-Skill in organizing and reporting information that is accurate and complete

-Ability to maintain composure in stressful situations

-Consistency and timeliness in attendance



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