As a Medical Assistant you will be responsible for providing administrative support to ensure efficient operation of the medical office/hospital. You will support doctors and patients through a variety of tasks related to patient care management, organization and communication.
The target is to complete all activities accurately, with high quality and in a timely manner.
Interview patients and document basic medical history
Organize and schedule appointments
Update and file medical records and insurance reports
Arrange hospital admissions and laboratory services
Check with patients and type up patients charts
Assist during medical examinations
Produce and distribute correspondence memos, letters, faxes and forms
Handle receivable and payable accounts and keep financial records
Prepare and clean treatment rooms and medical instruments
Skills and Qualifications:
Must have certification from a medical assistant program or military medical corpsman program.
One to two years of experience in a medical setting.
Have high school diploma or equivalent.
A basic understanding of patient care, medical terminology, coding procedures, reference tools, and appropriate clinical pharmacology for medical assistant practice scope.
Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and customer service skills.
Familiarity with electronic medical health care record systems.