Medical Assistant Needed - Full Time - Benefits

Posting ID : A1068474231
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Healthcare

Peritoneal Dialysis Center of America is actively looking for a highly motivated and experienced medical assistant to join our team.

Position is full time, Monday-Friday, including benefits package.

All qualification MUST be met for consideration. Please do not respond if you are missing any of the following:

1. Certification from The American Association of Medical Assistants or other certifying bodies
2. 5+ years of experience
3. Bilingual (Spanish/English)
4. Phlebotomy certified

Job Summary: Perform routine administrative and patient care supportive duties in a Health System medical practice to assist medical and/or nursing staff in the examination and treatment of patients
to ensure effective, efficient, and safe operations in accordance with Peritoneal Dialysis
Center of America, inc. Policies, Procedures and Guidelines, OSHA, CMS, and federal, state
and local regulations.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Administrative duties may include but not limited to the following:
Answer telephones
Greet patients
Update and file patient medical records
Fill out insurance forms
Handle correspondence
Schedule appointments
Arrange for hospital admissions
Arrange for laboratory services
Handle billing and bookkeeping.
Perform other administrative duties as directed.
Clinic Duties may include but not limited to the following: Assist medical and nursing staff in
a variety of tasks including:
Taking medical histories and recording vital signs
Explaining treatment procedures to patients
Preparing patients for examinations and procedures
Assisting the physician during the examination and procedures
Collect and prepare laboratory specimens
Perform basic laboratory tests on the premises Dispose of contaminated supplies
Promote patient/family understanding of the educational content and his/her involvement in
the plan of care, and document in patient record.
Authorize drug refills as directed
Telephone prescriptions to a pharmacy.
Draw blood
Change sterile and non-sterile dressings.
Perform other clinical functions as delegated and supervised by the physician.

Please respond with a copy of your resume and your desired salary.

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