Medical Assistant

Contract-To-Hire
New Jersey
Posted 5 days ago

Hours: Monday-Thursday: 7:45am-5:15pm (must close one day per week, leave at 6:30pm); Friday 7:45am-3:30pm; Saturday 8am-12:30pm (must work Saturday once every 3rd or 4th only, will get a day off during the week).

Contract-to-Hire: $17-18.00 per hour, depending on experience.

Medical Assistant

Overview: A busy general medical practice in Columbus, NJ is looking to hire a Medical Assistant immediately. This position begins as a temporary with the opportunity to be hired on permanent.

Responsibilities:
Receive and direct phone calls, schedule appointments, check-in patients, obtain necessary patient information to file and update patient records, and ensure all forms and consents are completed by patients
Check-out patients, assist with referral processing, and arrange laboratory services
Handle billing process
Prepare patients for examination, take vitals, and record patients’ health history
Phlebotomy, administer injections and medications, and perform routine specimen collection and tests
Prepare equipment and examination rooms, and clean instruments
Assist physician with medical treatments, procedures, and exams
Manage inventory of medical supplies and equip exam rooms with appropriate supplies

Requirements:
Completion of an accredited medical assistance certification program preferred
Excellent interpersonal skills
Ability to communicate clearly and effectively with patients and other external parties in a courteous and friendly manner at all times
Must be detail-oriented and highly organized
Firm grasp on medical practices, administrative processes, and organizational policies
Knowledge of patient care and examination procedures
Must be able to maintain confidentiality at all times

Job Features

Job CategoryMedical

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