Medical Assistant-Full-Time-

  • Company: Akron-Based GI Group

    Position: Medical Assistant

    Type: Full-Time

    Applications Due:

Medical Assistant

Job Description
An Akron based gastroenterology practice is looking add additional members to our team in the roles of a full time Medical Assistant, Front Desk Receptionist, Float, and Team Lead. Our team strives to provide quality care and educations for the patients we serve along with encouragement and support to our team so we can achieve both our individual and organizational goals.

Medical Assistant
1. Greets patients and prepares them for physical examination including assessment of general condition, obtaining appropriate information, and takes vital signs
2. Aids the physician during the examination, procedures, and treatments of the patients.
3. Assists, educates, and instructs patients over the phone on treatment and medication related instructions.
4. Must have high school diploma. Medical Assistant certification with experience in Gastroenterology preferred

1. Supports office by serving as a back up to the Medical Assistant, may occasionally travel locally to other offices.
2. Shares in the responsivity to answer incoming patient phone calls and triage the calls when appropriate and helps with patient recalls.
3. Assists in other duties as necessary as assigned by the team lead.
4. Must have high school diploma. Medical Assistant certification with experience in Gastroenterology preferred

We are looking for the ideal candidate(s) for our team who meets the following qualifications
1. Clear understanding of protocols and procedures in a medical office including health information management, confidentiality, and safety.
2. Organize and prioritize responsibilities while remaining flexible to changing demands.
3. Ability to react calmly and effectively in high stress situations
4. Excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to interact with patients, families, staff and others.
5. Strong analytical skills and attention to detail
6. Must have high level of discretion and judgement.
7. Experience using MS Word and Excel, and Outlook

We offer a complete compensation package including health and ancillary benefits, 401(k) plan, and generous paid time off.

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Please send a resume and a letter of interest to the contact below…
Sarah Krizanic
Practice Administrator