Medical Assistant/Admit Worker - Newport Heights - Sleep Center - FT Days at Careers
Job Description & Salary Range
UC Title: Medical AssistantPosition Number: 10008036Reports to: Contingent Worker - ManagerWorking Title: Medical Assistant/Admit WorkerCost Center: Newport Heights - Sleep Center (7734)Bargaining Unit: EXFLSA: NonexemptJob Code: 8908Date Created: 08/07/2019Shift: Day ShiftHours: 40.00
Position Summary: Incumbent performs non-licensed medical care in an assigned outpatient clinical setting. Performs clerical functions associated with the operations of a clinical office as necessary.
Rate Minimum $19.30 Midpoint $21.66 Maximum $24.02
Required Qualifications: Ability to communicate effectively with patients from diverse backgroundsAbility to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystemAbility to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workloadAbility to work well in a constantly changing environmentBLS certification upon hireExcellent written and verbal communication skills in EnglishFlexibility to work variable shifts, including occasional weekends or holidaysMedical Assistant Diploma or Certificate of Competency / Recognition in Medical Assisting Clinical / Back OfficeMust demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the jobMust possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned dutiesUnderstanding of medical terminology
Preferred Qualifications: Bilingual skills in English and Spanish and/or VietnameseDemonstrated experience working in a hospital or medical office settingDemonstrated experience working in registration, scheduling and/or authorization processDemonstrated knowledge of insurance programs and/or government programsKnowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and formsOutpatient experiencePhlebotomy certificationPrevious experience as a Medical Assistant in an ambulatory care setting
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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