Medical Assistant (Former Employee), Portland, OR – July 24, 2014
Pros: doing what i love
Cons: being lade off do to lack of work
I had to be vary fast at all times but still able to be efficient. I would take the patient back to get their height and weight, do an eye exam, sometimes an audio test, take there vitals, draw blood, do a finger stick to check there sugar, give injections if needed, do an EKG if needed. I would assist the doctor with minor procedures and do anything – more... they asked. Hardest part of the job would be everyone unorganized. The most enjoyable part would be the interaction with the patients and doing the job I love. – less
Assistant Center Operations Director (Current Employee), Fraser, MI – July 23, 2014
Generally work about 8 to 10 hours a day. The days usually split my time between clerical, and operational duties. I generally spend some time in the beginning of my day dealing with client issues, or occurrences that came up during the night shifts. During busier times I typically present myself around the clinic, both in the office and treatment areas, – more... to ensure the proper flow of patients through the clinic. Also to ensure that any issues presenting themselves are dealt with swiftly. – less
A very warm and comfortable place where everyone works together to supply all needs to he patients.
Medical Assistant Extern (Former Employee), Houston, Tx – July 17, 2014
Pros: great co-workers, free lunches on some days
My typical day at work was great just the excitement of going and knowing i would be helping making another persons day or life better in some type of way. I learned so much there from begining to the end from back office to front office, my co-workers were great and very helpful to me. There wasnt anything really hard about the job just since i came – more... in the medical field with more experience in production but i learned an picked up in 2 days on front office work. The most enjoyable part of my job was having that time with the patients, working in the medical field is a passion to me an i love what i do as part of the team – less
Medical Assistant (Former Employee), Honolulu, HI – July 15, 2014
Pros: so much fun working with and helping patients.
Cons: short breaks.
A typical day was always busy. Never ending patients. I learned how to multitask and work in a fast paced environment. Management was also very great. My co-workers were very nice and helpful for when i first started. Most hardest part of the job, was when I first started working, and everything was just so fast for me to keep up. Most enjoyable part – more... was once, I got used to the work environment, it was so much fun working with everyone. – less
Front Office Specialist (Former Employee), Fort Worth, TX – July 4, 2014
Pros: pto when your allowed to take it
Cons: bad manager
My day would start with a line of patients out the door. With wait times for drug screens/physicals and work comp dr visits that consistently were in the 3 hour range. Irate patients yelling at office staff and a manager who blamed the front office staff for not giving out wait times. When we did give out the right time, we were yelled at my management. – more... I was constantly berated by my Hispanic coworkers for not being bilingual and the manager promoted this. High amounts of favoritism to certain employees and rules that only apply to the employees that the manager does not like. – less
Referral Specialist-Workers Compensation (Current Employee), Lombard, IL – June 23, 2014
A typical day at Concentra is very consistent. Your typical 8-hour day in cubicles. I learned a lot about processes and management and engagement and how the two co-exist. I always enjoy working with others and adapting to the different characteristics and personalities. Hardest-part of the job is leaving. Most enjoyable part was coming to work everyday – more... and taking on new challenges. – less
Medical Administrative/CSR (Former Employee), Pontiac, Mi – June 16, 2014
Pros: room for advancement
On a typical day, healthcare facilities are busy attending to the many patients with work related injuries. Receptionist play an important role of receiving patients, assisting them with filling out forms, maintenance and retrieval of medical files, transcribing and typing of medical reports. Generally, they organize the huge amounts of data that the – more... facilities generate every day. – less