Perform clerical and clinical duties under the direction of clinic manager &/or the manager's designee, and physician. Clerical duties may include scheduling appointments, maintaining medical records, billing, and coding for insurance purposes. Clinical duties may include taking and recording vital signs and medical histories, preparing patients for examination, drawing blood, and administering medications as directed by physician, and assisting physician with procedures.
-Contact medical facilities or departments to schedule patients for tests and/or admission.
-Greet and log in patients arriving at office or clinic.
-Interview patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height.
-Inventory and order medical, lab, and office supplies and equipment.
-Keep financial records and perform other bookkeeping duties, such as handling credit and collections and mailing monthly statements to patients.
-Schedule appointments for patients.
-Show patients to examination rooms and prepare them for the physician.
The following knowledge/skills are required:
Education and Training
Must be a Certified Medical Assistant or LPN
Although not required for the position, the following knowledge’s are preferred:
-Computers and Electronics
-Customer and Personal Service
Appalachian Regional Healthcare is a not-for-profit health system serving 350,000 residents across Eastern Kentucky and Southern West...