Medical Assistant MA - Department of Specialty Care, Vascular FT

JOB SUMMARY

Responsible for the clinical and clerical support in the physician office. This includes, but is not limited to, patient assessment, vital signs, phlebotomy, urinalysis/body fluid specimens, EKG’s, along with documentation, faxing, copying, and mailing records, completion of forms, scheduling of tests for patients; and pre-certifying patient visits/screenings.  Clerical support for scheduling/reception of patients, registration, charging and initiation of new records; and maintenance of current records.  Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members.  Adheres to organizational polices and procedures.

 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Medical assistant/phlebotomy skills.
  • Typing, computer skills and knowledge of general office equipment required. Excellent communication skills and telephone etiquette necessary. Familiarity with hospital and client community beneficial.
Requirements Include: 
  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Minimum of two years clerical and clinical experience preferred.
  • Previous experience with registration, medical records and payors preferred.
  • Registered/Certified Medical Assistant required.
  • Current American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider CPR (BLS) certification required.
Job Specifics
Department: 
Department of Specialty Care, Vascular Surgery
Status: 
Shift: 
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Average Weekly Hours: 
40
Contact: 
Employment Specialists
Phone Number: 
740.393.9021 or 740.393.9822
E-Mail Address: 
careers@knoxcommhosp.org
Posting Date: 
Thursday, June 27, 2019