OrthoNY

Medical Assistant

  • OrthoNY
  • Schenectady, NY 12305
  • 29 days ago

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Job Description

Division/Department:

OrthoNY/Clinical

*Location: *

Schenectady

*Job Title: *

Medical Assistant

*Reports to: *

Clinical Supervisor/Clinical Manager

*Grade: *

*Type of position: *

Full Time

*FLSA Status*

Non-Exempt

GENERAL DESCRIPTION

*OrthoNY *has open positions for Medical Assistants.

This position provides both administrative and clinical support in patient registration, rooming, demographic and medical data collection as well as patient checkout including appointments, discharge information and payment under the supervision of a provider.

*RESPONSIBILITIES*

*Greeting patients promptly and professionally;

Assisting patients with the registration process including but not limited to assistance with collecting required patient information, medical history, relevant documents and electronic signatures;

Preparing the patient for the exam by performing preliminary tests, as needed;

Reporting relevant information to the provider;

Assisting the provider with patient care as requested;

Performing scribe duties, as needed;

Reviewing treatment procedures with patients;

Assisting in ordering tests/retrieving results;

Reviewing discharge instructions;

Collecting any patient payments and scheduling follow up appointments, if required;

Balancing and closing a journal each day, when applicable;

Other responsibilities as designated by the Clinical Supervisor or provider.

*QUALIFICATIONS*

*High school diploma or equivalent required;

Degree in Medical Assisting or Medical Assistant certification preferred;

1- 3 years of experience in a medical setting preferred;

Excellent communication and customer service skills;

Strong data entry skills;

CPR Preferred.

*OTHER INFORMATION*

*This is an “in office” position in a safe work environment (COVID safety protocols in effect).

Travel between offices will be required.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $16.00 - $21.00 per hour

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