Medical Assistant - Rockville
At a glance
Location: US-MD-Rockville Map
Posted: 09/11/2020
Closing: 10/10/2020
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description
  • Minimum of one year of experience in a medical practice is preferred.
  • Understanding of OSHA guidelines for ambulatory practices.
  • Comfortable using email and interacting with Internet applications.
  • Knowledge of electronic medical records, practice management and word processing software.
  • Good communication skills and interaction with physicians.
  • Neat, professional appearance.
Responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Greets patient and escorts them from the waiting room to exam rooms; prepares patients for exam or treatment; takes vital signs.
  • Provides assistance to physician when requested.
  • Prepares and maintains supplies and equipment for testing and treatment.
  • Performs patient education when appropriate.and monitors patients for adverse reactions
  • Maintains emergency equipment, including oxygen, crash cart, etc.
  • Answers patient-related telephone calls and respond according to clinical protocol.
  • Scribe for providers as requested/required by role within the practice.
  • Follows up to obtain referrals and insurance authorization as requested and needed.
  • Schedules radiology/lab tests for patients per physician/provider direction.
  • Makes referrals to other specialist physicians per physician/provider direction.
  • Maintains clinical supply stock and medication samples.
  • Completes appropriate documentation in patient's electronic medical record.
  • Collaborates with patients, colleagues and interdisciplinary team members to achieve desired outcomes.

We are an equal opportunity employer and make hiring decisions based on merit. Recruitment, hiring, training, and job assignments are made without regard to race, color, national origin, age, ancestry, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, disability, or any other protected classification. We consider all qualified applicants, including those with criminal histories, in a manner consistent with state and local laws, including the City of Los Angeles' Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring Ordinance.
Medical Assistant - Rockville