Certified Medical Assistant (as needed) - McLeod Orthopedics Seacoast

  • McLeod Health
  • Little River, SC 29566, USA
  • Jul 10, 2020
PRN Assistant/Support

Job Description

The Certified Medical Assistant assists the physician with giving medical care to the patients; responsible for taking vital signs, history, asks patient for chief complaint, documents all relevant information and treatment in the patient's chart; schedules testing and referral appointments for patients, per physician's instruction; telephones pharmacies with prescriptions requested by the physician; maintains medical supply inventory; orders all medical supplies and provides support to front office personnel; performs other duties necessary in providing high quality patient care; greets patients and visitors and handles incoming telephone calls in a friendly and courteous manner; responsible for timely and accurate patient registration and check-in; schedules appointments and re-appointments; key in demographic information into the computer; performs a variety of clerical support functions such as files charts at the end of each day, pulls charts for next day appointments and files all information into the charts; retrieves charts form medical records. Qualifications /Training: At least one year experience in physician’s office or other clinical setting. Computer skills required. Licenses/Certifications/Registrations/Education: Must possess Certified or Registered Certification for Medical Assistant. Minimum of a High School Diploma/Equivalent from an accredited school Work Schedule: PRN (coverage as needed)

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