Medical Assistant

Utica, NY 13501

Posted: 03/20/2023 Employment Type: Temporary Industry: Health Care - General Job Number: 159377 Pay Rate: 15.50-17.50

Job Description

Staffworks is seeking an experienced Medical Assistant in the Utica NY area

The Medical Assistant will perform the duties of a medical receptionist, while also assisting techs and nurses with a multitude of tasks.

The Medical Assistant responsibilities:

Welcomes patients and visitors in the office and on the phone

Answer phone calls and direct to appropriate staff

Review scheduled patient s paperwork

Assists patients as needed with completing paperwork

Safely move patients on and off the table as needed

Support techs/nurses with medical emergencies including contrast reactions and incidents, and handle according to protocol

Checking in patients, including updating the electronic medical record

Releasing medical records to patients and medical office according to policy. 

Confirm patient appointments prior to scheduled date

Maintain medical records by keeping folders up to date with necessary paperwork

Keep office stocked and organized with necessities by order supply s and making manager aware of any repairs needed

Collect copays, reconciles money bag weekly and keep log updated

Medical Assistant qualifications:

Must have a High School diploma or equivalent

Must be proficient on taking vitals 

Must be trained in body mechanics for lifting a patient safely

CPR Certified (current)

2-3 years working experience as a Nursing Assistant is preferred

Staffworks is an equal opportunity employer.

Additional Information

Please contact the Staffworks branch office closest to you for more information.

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Jesyalie Vazquez

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