Position Title: Medical Assistant
Location: Columbia, South Carolina
Full Time/Part Time: Full Time
UCI Medical Affiliates, Inc. (UCI) provides nonmedical management and administrative services to over 50 Doctors Care urgent care centers and 20 Progressive Physical Therapy facilities located throughout South Carolina and Tennessee. UCI is headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina. Doctors Care has operated for over 30 years, treating patients for treatment of outpatient acute, episodic and some minor chronic medical problems. The centers are open evenings and weekends. Centers are staffed by licensed physicians; physician assistants; nurse practitioners; licensed nurses, certified medical assistants, laboratory technicians, registered radiographic technologists; and administrative support staff. Progressive Physical Therapy (PPT) was founded over 20 years ago. These centers are staffed with certified, highly skilled therapists with years of experience and specialized training. Please visit our website at www.doctorscare.com to learn more about our company.
We’re currently seeking a Medical Assistant to join our Forest Acres Center team in Columbia, SC. The position reports to the Center Manager.
Incumbent prepares patient for physician’s visit, shows patient to room or treatment area, takes vital signs, and documents the patient’s reason for the office visit
Position requires a high school diploma or equivalent.
Must be a Certified Medical Assistant or a Registered Medical Assistant or have worked more than five years as a Medical Assistant.
Computer skills and knowledge of basic medical terminology.
Must maintain a current CPR certification and be trained in OSHA/HIPAA compliance.
Must be willing to work 12 hour shifts, weekends and holidays if necessary.
Must be willing to work with other centers to coordinate staff at other locations.
Effective verbal and written communication skills, along with proper telephone etiquette.
Performs in a tactful and professional manner.
Medical Assistant Certification
UCI offers competitive compensation, great benefits and rewarding careers.