Medical Assistant


Neenah, WI 54956
United States

Manages Others
No
Degree Required
No
Accepts NHA Certifications
Yes
Pay
From $15 To $18.00
Per Hour
Employment Type
Employee
Work Schedule
Full-Time
Travel
No Travel

Job Description
General Summary

The Medical Assistant’s role is to support the Radiology Associates of the Fox Valley clinical practice. This involves performing a variety of tasks, coordinating patient care, and associated with the clinical office for RAFV. This is a Full-time, Monday-Friday position. No evenings or weekends.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

Administrative

  • Answering phones
  • Greeting patients
  • Processing patient medical records
  • Scheduling appointments and procedures
  • Coordinating care for multiple hospitals
  • Coordinating with testing labs
  • Updating and filing patient's medical records
  • Filling out insurance forms
  • Handling correspondence
  • Provide all necessary information to the medical provider
  • Ensure room and equipment cleanliness
  • Restock room daily and keep stocked supplies up to date on expiration
  • Troubleshoot and report equipment issues
  • Provide support for medical providers
  • Ensure a safe environment
  • Clean and maintain surrounding work area
  • Interact in a positive manner with patients and staff members
  • Other duties as assigned 

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Clinical

  • Taking medical histories
  • Recording vital signs
  • Assistant medical providers during examination
  • Explaining treatment procedures to patients
  • Preparing patients for exams and procedures
  • Dispose of contaminated supplies
  • Telephone prescriptions to pharmacy upon provider approval
  • Follow up calls to patients
 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Required

  • Current BLS for healthcare workers
  • Ability to read, interpret and follow an order
  • Manual dexterity required for operating machinery and computers
  • Maintain a professional appearance and provide a positive company image to the public
  • A certain degree of creativity and latitude is required
  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds required
  • Ability to identify programs and recommend solutions
  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with physicians, technical staff and clerical staff and others
  • Willingness to perform all duties as assigned
  • Comply & follow human resources policies and procedures
  • Serve as a role model for fellow employees
  • Develop full potential of technical skills and knowledge