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Medical Assistant

HR Affiliates Louisville Seasonal/Temp
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Medical Assistant is responsible for ensuring efficient flow of patients through the health care setting by facilitating examination and treatment of patients in a culturally sensitive manner with exceptional customer service; contributes to patient care by preparing patient for visit, performing limited procedures, scheduling diagnostic test or consults, maintaining patient records, organizing clinic/exam rooms, maintaining supply/equipment inventory, and/or assisting physicians, other medical staff, nurses, other interdisciplinary team members and support staff.


Responsibilities

  • Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.
  • Accurately schedules radiology tests; obtains films and reports; and prepares laboratory specimens according to policy.
  • Assists physicians and/or nurses with special procedures and examinations as defined on competency checklist.
  • Collaborates with members of the health care team in coordinating and implementing plans for patient care; may record elements of the patient history for clinical staff review.
  • Electronically submits, calls and/or faxes in prescriptions and refills to outpatient pharmacies
  • Ensures data collected for completed procedures is recorded on appropriate forms and in medical records
  • Maintains medical records; ensures all required documentation is available in the medical record; distributes reports and correspondence; files, photocopies and processes forms related to medical charts.
  • Maintains orderliness and cleanliness of examination rooms; stocks assigned areas and ensures par levels of supplies are maintained; checks and completes required logs and equipment such as refrigerator logs, eyewash logs, emergency/crash carts, suction and other required checks.
  • Performs clerical duties such as greeting patients; registration; scheduling; pre-certification of tests, procedures and medications; processing insurance forms; preparing financial records; answering phones; and entering ambulatory care charges.
  • Performs simple procedures as directed by the nurse or physician and as defined on the competency checklist.
  • Performs vital signs, height, weight, and screening procedures and documents in medical record.


  • High School Diploma/GED
  • Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant Program OR
  • At least 3 years of Medical Assistant related job experience





Skills required

Administration
Confidentiality
Registration
Electronic Medical Record
Hospitalization
Administer Medication

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HR Affiliates is a privately held, full-service Human Resource solutions provider based in Louisville, Kentucky. Since our formation in 1997, our vision has been to provide the highest quality Human Resource services in the marketplace. This vision drives each business decision we make.

Each of our industry professionals has a proven track record of providing top-notch customer service to clients. No matter where you are in the surrounding region, we are close at hand to meet your needs. As we continue to expand, HR Affiliates strives to be the one-stop Human Resource solution working for you.

Human resources is evolving constantly and so are we. Once a “high touch” (and high cost) unit in many organizations, the human resources function is now automated, outsourced and oriented towards self service. Our business model stays current with industry trends, but we ensure that the “high touch” aspect of HR stays intact with all our programs.

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