To provide direct clinical and administrative support to the physicians. General purpose is to triage patient phone calls, questions, and correspondence. This description is intended to describe the essential job functions, the general supplemental functions and the essential requirements for the performance of this job. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities and requirements of a person so classified. Other functions may be assigned and management retains the right to add or change the duties at any time.
This is a full time position Monday through Friday with a complete benefits package.
Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant Program Current WA State MA Certification MAC Required
Skill in organizing and reporting information that is accurate and complete
Understanding of the need for and evidence of consistent respect for confidentiality Ability to maintain composure in stressful situations
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with all staff
Skill in using a computer
Ability to prepare records in accordance with detailed instructions
Ability to communicate clearly
Consistency and timeliness in attendance
Patient and pleasant personality; works well with all types of people Outpatient clinic organizational ability
Interfaces well with staff and physicians
Duties and Responsibilities
Assist physicians with patients seen in office
Minor office procedures (removing sutures, dressing changes, etc.)
Take history and complaints for new patients, as delegated
Answer medical questions in office and on the phone, screening “must have” appointments Patients surgery and test scheduling
Pre and post operative patient education
Post operative followup with patients
Organize physician mail, etc., as needed
Process test results
Assist as directed by Administrator/Supervisor/Physician
Complete practice development activities as directed by Administrator/Supervisor/Physician Assist the Medical Assistants as required
Work Environment/Physical Demands:
The work environment/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.
Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee regularly is required to stand, walk, and sit. Work is performed in an office environment. Some bending and stretching required. Use of telephone is required. Manual dexterity required for use of computer keyboard. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 50 pounds. Requires working under stressful conditions or working irregular hours.
How to Apply:
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