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Medical Assistant

Location : Pembroke Pines AND Hollywood
Job Type : Contract
Hours : Full Time
Required Years of Experience : 2+
Required Education : 2+
Travel : No
Relocation : No
Job Industry : Medical Office
Job Category : Healthcare - Medical Office

Job Description :

Busy Nephrologist office seeks a skilled Medical Assistant to join their team in Hollywood three days a week and Pembroke Pines two days a week. This position will offer the selected candidate the ability to join one of the largest non-hospital based healthcare organization and set themselves up for a long term career within this system.






Responsibilities


·         Receive and direct phone calls, obtain necessary patient information to file and update patient records, and ensure all forms and consents are completed by patients


·         Process phone, fax, and electronic prescription requests; provide prior authorization for prescriptions for pharmacies and insurance companies


·         Assist with referral processing and arrange laboratory services


·         Prepare patients for examination, take vitals, and record patients' health history


·         Set-up EKG machines, administer injections and medications, perform chest X-rays, and perform routine specimen collection and tests


·         Prepare equipment and examination rooms, and clean instruments


·         Assist physician with medical treatments, procedures, and exams


·         Manage inventory of medical supplies and equip exam rooms with appropriate supplies


·         Fax and scan medical records and notes


 


Education


·         High school diploma or GED required; completion of an accredited medical assistance certification program preferred


 


Experience


·         Medical Assistant experience, 2+ years required


Required Qualifications :

Qualifications for Medical Assistant:


 


·        eClinical works experience strongly preferred


·        Phlebotomy and EKG experience


·        Bilingual strongly preferred


·        Excellent interpersonal skills


·        Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with patients and other external parties in a       courteous and friendly manner at all times


·        Must be detail-oriented and highly organized


·        Firm grasp on medical practices, administrative processes, and organizational policies


·        Knowledge of patient care and examination procedures


·        Must be able to maintain confidentiality at all times


Skills :
Charts Customer Service EClinical EKG Medical Assistant phlebotomy Team Oriented
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