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Physician Office Sec MA - New rates of pay & $2,000 sign on bonus available!

Company: Akron Children's Hospital
Location: Cortland
Posted on: November 25, 2022

Job Description:

About Akron Children's HospitalAkron Children's Hospital has been caring for children since 1890, and our pediatric specialties are ranked among the nation's best by U.S. News & World Report. With two hospital campuses, regional health centers and more than 50 primary and specialty care locations throughout Ohio, we're making it easier for today's busy families to find the high-quality care they need. In 2020, our health care system provided more than 1.1 million patient encounters. We also operate neonatal and pediatric units in the hospitals of our regional health care partners. Every year, our Children's Home Care Group nurses provide thousands of in-home visits, and our School Health nurses manage clinic visits for students from preschool through high school. With our Quick Care Online virtual visits and Akron Children's Anywhere app, we're here for families whenever and wherever they need us. Learn more at .OUR PROMISES

  • To treat every child as we would our own
  • To treat others as they would like to be treated
  • To turn no child away for any reasonPrior to the start date, full COVID-19 vaccination is required for employment. Full vaccination is defined as 14 days after the last received vaccination. Boosters are excluded from this requirement.We are seeking people who are committed to fostering a diverse environment in which patients, family and staff from a variety of backgrounds, cultures, and personal experiences are welcomed, included and can thrive.
    Part time24 hours weeklyVariable day shiftNew rates of pay & $2,000 sign on bonus available!
    Summary:The Provider Office Secretary/Medical Assistant provides consistently courteous, friendly, and professional customer service, as well as Medical Assistant duties. -Responsibilities:
    1.Secretary responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: scheduling appointments, registering patients, verifying insurance coverage and eligibility, collecting and securing payments, performing end-of-day balancing and reconciliation, facilitating patient referrals and completing forms and documents.

    2.Responsible for office typing, retrieving and filing charts and chart documents, answering the phone, mail distribution and assisting and/or answering questions from parents/patients within specified guidelines.

    3.Medical Assistant (MA) responsibilities determined by site and as need arises and may include but are not limited to the following: obtaining and recording vital signs, weight/height, hearing and vision evaluations, CLIA tests, phlebotomy and nasopharyngeal and other specimens for testing.

    4.Administers vaccines and medications, including antibiotics, as directed by the provider according to policy and procedure.

    5.Able to prioritize and execute tasks for the assigned patients in a timely and efficient manner under the direction of the licensed nurse.

    6.Documentation of care within the EPIC system will be completed in a precise, accurate manner abiding by established guidelines for charting.

    7.Performs other assigned tasks to promote efficient practice operation and contribute to the provision of quality patient care. Responsible for ordering and maintaining office supplies.

    8.Stocks cabinets and ensures facility is organized and clean at the completion of the current day and/or prior to the start of the next day office patient schedule.

    9.Completes all assignments during scheduled working hours.

    10.May be required to provide cross-coverage, as needed.

    11.Other duties as assigned. -Other information:
    Technical Expertise
    1.Demonstrated excellence in customer service coupled with excellent interpersonal skills is required.

    2.Experience in secretarial duties is preferred.

    3.Knowledge of and experience in medical terminology is preferred.

    4.Experience in phlebotomy is preferred.

    5.Experience working in a healthcare environment is preferred.

    6.Experience working in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word) or similar software is preferred.

    7.Experience working in an electronic medical record system (e.g. EPIC) or similar software is preferred.

    Education and Experience
    1.Education: High School Diploma or equivalent is required.

    2.Certification: Completion of state approved Medical Assistant Program, EMT, Paramedic Program or military training is required.

    3.Basic Life Support (BLS) training from the American Heart Association is required.

    4.Years of relevant experience: Minimum of one (1) year of experience is preferred.

    5.Years of experience supervising: None. -Part Time -FTE: 0.600000
    Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities. EEO is the law, please click/copy paste the link below to learn more:

    Position: MEDICAL ASSISTANT

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