As soon as possible
High School graduate or its equivalency
Medical Assistant Certification preferred
Experience in medical front office procedures preferred
Current BLS Certification
Must have proven ability to maintain professional conduct and confidentiality in the care of patients
Must possess basic computer skills
The Medical Assistant in the office setting is a specialty requiring a variety of skills, including but not limited to: receptionist, registration duties, ICD9 coding, data collection for billing procedures, charge posting, maintains appointment schedules, schedules surgeries/procedures and obtains appropriate authorizations/referrals and provides appropriate patient instructions per physician orders. Back office patient care duties is required in some clinics/practices.
The light category requires that an employee be able to lift a maximum of 20 pounds and frequently lift and/or carry objects weighing up to 10 pounds.