Bilingual Medical Assistant – Clinic

Location: Phoenix, AZ
Date Posted: 02-12-2018
CONTRACT- Medical Assistant (MA) – Clinic
Phoenix, AZ  (near downtown)

** Requires Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) or Registered Medical Assistant (RMA ) **
*** This is a Full-Time, Benefits Available, CONTRACT- position ***
Your Job Summary:
Responsible for assisting clinicians in the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of the physician.  They are responsible for performing physician support services that help ensure medical facilities run smoothly. Certified medical assistants may work in a clerical, administrative, or clinical capacity, and may even be asked to perform more specialized tasks.

Your Background: 
Requires an education level of at least a high school diploma or GED; Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree is a plus.
Requires current and unrestricted Certified or Registered Medical Assistant (C.M.A. or R.M.A. ), or similar MA certification from AAMA or RMA.
At least 2- 4 years’ direct Medical Assistant experience, preferably in a family clinic, urgent care, or other provider office setting.
Requires exceptional customer service skills (in person and telephonic), as well as very strong computer user skills.
Knowledge of health care delivery systems, Managed Care Organizations (Health Plan, IPA/Medical Group, HMO, TPA/MSO, etc) as well as Medicaid/Medicare and related state programs is highly desirable.
Computer skills to include Electronic Health Records (EHR), Microsoft Word, basic data entry, and the ability to learn new and complex computer system applications.
Must have a minimum of 40 wpm typing with a high level of accuracy.
Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) speakers are required.
Your Duties:
  • Provides front and/or back office support.
  • Greets patients in a friendly, service oriented manner in compliance with established protocols and workflows.
  • Oversees patient check in by:
    • ensuring medical records/charts have been pulled
    • patient data is current
    • appropriate paperwork is in order
    • charts are reviewed/prepared
  • Interviews patient, measures vital signs and records reason for visit.
  • Explains procedures, performs treatments, and administers prescribed medication.
  • Oversees patient check out by scheduling follow up appointments, collecting co-payment if applicable, ensuring paperwork is complete.
  • Schedules and confirms patient's appointments.
  • Reconciles co-payments at the end of each day.
  • Additional duties, as assigned
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