Medical Assistant
ProMedXChange - Pittsburgh, PA

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The Medical Assistant performs patient care and clerical duties that assist in the delivery of health care. Receives work direction and/or delegated work assignments from physicians, Office Manager, or nurses. Maintains confidentiality at all times. Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required for procedures.

Job Responsibilities:
Performs selected clinical duties and assists MDs/Providers in providing patient care. (30%)

Communicates well with patients, physicians, staff, and other customers. (30%)

Accurately maintains medical record documentation, and retrieves and files medical records. (20%)

Performs front end registration and billing functions. (10%)

Performs phlebotomy and lab functions accurately and timely. (10%)

Education: Graduate of a Medical Assistant Program.

Licensure/Certification/Registration: CPR Certification

1 year medical office or related health care experience preferred. Knowledge of medical terminology, insurance theory, and ICD-9 and CPT coding preferred.

Physical Requirements:
Frequent standing, walking, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, color vision, vision acquity, hearing, moving/lifting up to 40 pounds.