Medical Assistant/Secretary

Recruiter
Western Connecticut Health Network (WCHN)
Location
Stamford
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 08, 2016
Closes
Oct 19, 2016
Industry
Education
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
The primary responsibility of the Medical Assistant / Secretary is to provide clinical and clerical support to ensure smooth daily department operations in assigned medical practice or practices.







Under the direction of the Office Manager, the Medical Assistant / Secretary:

+ Performs all necessary intake activities and documents appropriate information including vital signs, current medications and allergies, appropriate referring provider, preferred pharmacy, etc.

+ Transcribes and updates demographic info, medication history, social and medical history as reported by the patient from the intake form.

+ Prepares and organizes patient charts for assigned providers

+ Performs and stays current with EMR Orders Reconciliation process as assigned.

+ Assures the examination area is clean after each patient use and stocked. Performs environmental rounds on a weekly/monthly basis as assigned.









This position requires a minimum formal education of High School Diploma and minimum of one year job-related experience.



Graduate of Medical Assistant or Nursing Assistant training program or EMT certification required.



CPR certification preferred.



Bi-lingual Spanish preferred.







Advertised Job Title: Medical Assistant/Secretary

ID: 2016-6128

Shift: Day/Evening 8

Work Schedule: 8hr shifts between 7am - 7pm

Department: Medical Records and Float Team WCMG 4306 cf4cb28e8b2a47ccbc96947b6d66c015