Medical Practice Assistant / Medical Front Desk
at Medix

Date Posted: 11/11/2019

Job Description

Medical Practice Assistant / Medical Front Desk

Location: Newton, MA

Pay: $16-18/hr (Based on experience)

Hours: M-F, Monday 12:30pm-5:00pm, Tuesday-Friday 7:45am-4:30pm

Job Description

  • The medical assistant would be rooming patients, obtaining vitals, verifying medication lists, doing initial screenings, urine dip, reconciling medications, surgical history, etc. They will do some administrative work, sending faxing, and doing research within medical records themselves. This is within a primary care practice. Medical assistants will not be responsible for phlebotomy or injections.
  • Answer multi-line phones and either direct the caller to the appropriate party or handle the caller's needs yourself
  • Greet patients upon arrival, sign them in and obtain insurance information and any other necessary data
  • Provide patients with intake and new patient forms as well as copies of our office policies and legally required documents
  • Process payments from patients for co-pays and uninsured visits
  • Schedule appointments for new and recurring patients based on Physician and PA/NP availability
  • Maintain hard copy patient records as well as the files stored in our EHR
  • Call patients to remind them of upcoming appointments and to help them schedule testing for off-site services
  • Provide patients with support and guidance as needed

Medical Assistant, Medical Front Desk, Medical Secretary, Certified Medical Assistant, Phlebotomy, Injections

Job Requirements

- At least one year in a hospital or clinical environment • Experience in Pediatrics or Family Practice is a plus • Daily routine is rooming patients, taking vital signs, scheduling appointments, performing injections, and handling prescription refills and medications • Heavy triage • Ability to multi-task in a fast paced environment

Job Snapshot

About Us

Medix provides workforce solutions to clients and creates opportunity for talent representing a variety of industries through our Healthcare, Scientific and Information Technology divisions. We have earned our reputation as an industry leader by providing unsurpassed customer service and top quality professionals to our clients.

At Medix we are extremely dedicated to our candidates, providing them with the best advice, support and direction during their job search. We work with all of our candidates personally to understand their skills and aspirations and best match them with opportunities that fit their goals. As we place contract, contract-to-hire and direct hire employment plans, we offer the flexibility to accommodate your schedule and needs.  We will also provide guidance and support during the interview process.  The benefits at Medix don’t stop there. After being employed for 30 days and averaging 30 hours per week for those 30 days, you become eligible for our benefit program.

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