Medical Assistant- McLeod Pulmonary & Critical Care (FT) (20194779)
McLeod Health
 Florence, AL

The Certified Medical Assistant assists the physician with giving medical care to the patients; responsible for taking vital signs, history, asks patient for chief complaint, documents all relevant information and treatment in the patient's chart; schedules testing and referral appointments for patients, per physician's instruction; telephones pharmacies with prescriptions requested by the physician; maintains medical supply inventory; orders all medical supplies and provides support to front office personnel; performs other duties necessary in providing high quality patient care; greets patients and visitors and handles incoming telephone calls in a friendly and courteous manner; responsible for timely and accurate patient registration and check-in; schedules appointments and re-appointments; key in demographic information into the computer; performs a variety of clerical support functions such as files charts at the end of each day, pulls charts for next day appointments and files all information into the charts; retrieves charts form medical records.

Work Schedule

80 hours biweekly as scheduled

Skills Required

High school diploma or GED equivalent. Certification from accredited Medical Assistant Program preferred.

Experience Required

Prefer one year experience in a physician's office or other clinical setting.