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Medical Assistant - Vidant Orthopedics - Washington, NC

Job ID: 944466
Facility: Vidant Medical Group
Location: Washington, NC
FT/PT: Full-Time
Reg/Temp: Regular
Date Posted: Feb 10, 2021

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Job Description

Vidant Health

About Vidant Medical Group

Vidant Medical Group is a reputable and established multi-specialty physician group that provides superior care for the health and wellness needs of eastern North Carolina's patients. With 500 primary and specialty care providers in 90 locations, quality health care is never far from home.

Position Summary

  • Perform clinical support services, assist with secretarial/clerical duties and maintain patient care documentation in medical records.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for various secretarial, clerical and receptionist activities.
  • Answer phones, greet patients, screen calls. 
  • Schedule patient appointments.
  • Assist with charge entry on a timely basis.
  • Purchase and distribute office and medical supplies.
  • Perform clinical support services within protocol and upon completion of proper training and competency evaluation.
  • Assist medical providers with patient care services as requested.
  • Perform health screenings (vision, blood pressure, weight and vitals), collect blood collection and/or phlebotomy blood collection for lab tests.
  • Collect health risk appraisals and/or patient histories.
  • Maintains all patient care related documentation in patients' medical records in a timely manner.
  • Verifies consistency and accuracy of clinical information entered into patient charts.
  • Prepares charts, maintains and updates forms and prepares documentation paperwork.
  • Maintains and monitors medical record documentation and filing. 
  • Correctly files all patient documentation verifying accuracy and completion of content.

Minimum Requirements

  • HS graduate or equivalent required. 
  • Substitution: Formal medical assistant or nursing aide training may be substituted with six months current full time experience in the clinical setting as a Medical Assistant, Certified Medical Assistant, or CNA.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification, must be from American Heart Association.

Preferred Requirements

  • One to two years of formal medical assistant or nurse aide training preferred. 
  • Medical Assistant Certification or Degree.

General Statement

It is the goal of Vidant Health and its entities to employ the most qualified individual who best matches the requirements for the vacant position.

Offers of employment are subject to successful completion of all pre-employment screenings, which may include an occupational health screening, criminal record check, education, reference, and licensure verification.

We value diversity and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.   Decisions of employment are made based on business needs, job requirements and applicant’s qualifications without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information and testing, family and medical leave, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or any other status protected by law. We prohibit retaliation against individuals who bring forth any complaint, orally or in writing, to the employer, or against any individuals who assist or participate in the investigation of any complaint.

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