Pulmonary Critical Care & Sleep Consultants is currently looking to hire for Medical Assistants. For more details on the opportunity please see the posting below:
We are searching for a full-time, reliable Medical Assistant to perform various office and clinical duties within our very busy Pulmonary & Sleep practice. Our Medical Assistant will work directly with healthcare practice staff to collect test samples, maintain patient records, explain common medical procedures to patients and assist in basic examinations.
Hours rotate between 8am and 6pm.
Responsibilities and Duties
Assist physician and physician assistant in exam rooms
Escort patients to exam rooms, interviews patients, measure vital signs, including weight, blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and document all information in patient’s chart.
Give instructions to patients as instructed by physician or physician assistant
Ensure all related reports, labs and information is scanned and is available in patients’ electronic medical records prior to their appointment.
Keep exam rooms stocked with adequate medical supplies.
Take telephone messages and provide feedback and answers to patient/physician/pharmacy calls.
Triage and process messages from patients and front office staff to physicians and physician assistants.
Answering telephones, greeting patients, scheduling appointments.
All other duties as assigned by clinical coordinator or practice administrator.
Qualifications and Skills
KNOWLEDGE: Healthcare field and medical specialty, medical terminology, grammar, spelling, and punctuation, knowledge of EHR.
SKILLS: Punctual. Exceptional customer service and phone etiquette, ability to maintain effective and organized systems to ensure timely patient flow, the ability to perform phlebotomy and administer injections.
EDUCATION: High school diploma, Medical assistant certification (Must provide proof at time of interview)
To apply, please send your resume to Cheryl Doran at firstname.lastname@example.org or fax information to: 708-274-4941.