Job Description Provides professional nursing care and assists the Physician/Nurse Practitioner with patient visits and procedures. Job Requirements Licensure/Certification: Current CMA or MA certification required. CPR certification required.
Experience: Two to three year’s experience preferred with office operations, billing/coding, staff training, to include use of a personal Medical-based computer system.
Education: Must be a graduate of a school providing Medical Assistant training.
Knowledge of general policies and procedures of a medical office.
Ability to alphabetize, to perform basic mathematical functions, to demonstrate a working knowledge of medical terminology, CPT-4 and ICD-9 coding, and insurance carrier parameters.
Ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of PC-based computer systems, to include word processing and patient accounting software.
Must possess excellent communication skills, both verbal and written in the English language.
Ability to demonstrate a working knowledge of obtaining and authorizing patient referrals.
Ability to work effectively under pressure and to meet deadlines.