Certified Medical Assistant to assist physician with the daily operations of the physicianâ��s office. Maintains efficient patient flow and assists with patient care, i.e. exams, procedures and patient education under the direction and supervision of a physician. Performs triage, monitors and records vitals of all visiting patients. Ensures medical documentation of office visits. Assist with Office and scheduling coordinator in their absence (if necessary).
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES Include the following. Others may be assigned.
1. Assist physician with the daily operations of the physicianâ��s office
2. Maintains efficient patient flow and assists with patient care, i.e. exams, procedures and patient education under the direction and supervision of a physician
3. Performs triage, monitors and records vitals of all visiting patients
4. Perform EKG and Phlebotomy, as applicable
5. Ensures medical documentation of office visits
6. Ensures that all contacts with patients, the public, physicians and other personnel are carried out in a friendly, courteous, helpful and considerate manner.
EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE Include minimum education, technical training, and/or experience required to perform the job.
High School Diploma or Equivalent required; Graduate from Medical Assistant program required
At least 1 year of experience in a Medical Setting, preferable in a Physician Practice
Medical Assistant Certification must be obtained within three (3) months of hire date, through one of the following; National Healthcare Association (NHA), American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), Registered Medical Assistant by the American Medical Technologist (AMT), National Center for Competency Training (NCCT), or the American Registry of Medical Assistants (ARMA)
Current American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Provider required
EMR/EHR experience preferred, NextGen or Athena experience preferred
Proficiency in a windows environment with a working knowledge of Word, Outlook, and the Internet is required
Ability to communicate effectively with patients, physicians, and employees
Willingness to be flexible and adaptable in a complex, matrix environment
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.