Applicants can forward their Resumes or CV to Jennifer Christman at Jennifer.christman@phci.org.

Job Title
Medical Assistant
Job Summary
Medical Assistants are a valued part of the patient care team. At Nephrology Associates, Medical Assistants are responsible for patient care under the direction of a physician or licensed health care provider.
Responsibilities /
Accountabilities
  1. CLINICAL (40%)
    1. Escort patients to exam rooms, interviews patients, measure vital signs, including weight, blood pressure, pulse, temperature, and document all information in patient’s chart
    2. Give instructions to patients as instructed by physician or physician assistant/nurse practitioner.
    3. Keep exam rooms stocked with adequate medical supplies, maintain instruments, and prepare sterilization as required.
    4. Assist in collection of blood, urine and tissue samples for lab testing.
    5. Maintain all logs and required checks (i.e. refrigerator temperatures, emergency medications, expired medications, oxygen, cold sterilization fluid change, etc.

  2. CLERICAL (60%)
    1. Serve as a clinic receptionist performing check in/check out and scheduling functions.
    2. Ensure all related reports, labs and information is filed is available in patients’ medical records prior to their appointment.
    3. Triage or take telephone messages and provide feedback and answers to patient/physician/pharmacy calls.
    4. Conduct appointment reminder phone calls.
    5. Other office procedures including mailing, faxing, scanning, etc.
    6. All other duties as assigned by practice administrator.

  3. COLLABORATION
    1. Develops professional relationships within the health care team.
    2. Seeks assistance and support in unfamiliar clinical situations.
Required Qualifications
  • Ability to maintain effective and organized systems to ensure timely patient flow
  • High School diploma
  • Exceptional customer service and phone etiquette
Preferred Qualifications
  • Medical Assistant Certification
  • Healthcare experience
  • Computer: Experience with Electronic Medical Records.
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