Clinic Assistant Medical Assistant

Employer: Legacy Health

Job Description:
Hire-on bonus and relocation assistance available for this position, subject to eligibility

As a Clinic Assistant Medical Assistant, your workdays will be varied and engaging. You may be heavily involved with patient registration and clerical support one day, while the next you’ll be escorting patients to exam rooms and guiding them through the continuum of care. No matter what you’re undertaking, you’ll represent Legacy with a high level of competence, care and compassion. In short, you’ll exemplify the Legacy mission of making life better for others.

Schedule will be four 10-hour shifts, Monday-Friday with day off to be determined, based on provider's schedule.

The Clinic Assistant MA participates as a member of the health care team in cooperation with and under the direction of a physician. In addition, offers complex, diversified office support within the clinic setting. Provides a variety of key services guiding the patients through the continuum of care between physician services, diagnostic services and hospitalizations Requires advanced administrative skills and knowledge of physician outpatient clinic operations, knowledge and experience with insurance plans and benefit designs, and pre-authorization procedures, and some knowledge of CPT and ICD coding. Work is generally performed independently requiring judgment and problem-solving skills under limited supervision.

Completion of a medical assistant program or successful completion of a formal medical services training program of the United States Armed Forces, or higher education (such as LPN or RN).

Experience as a back office medical assistant in a clinic setting. A minimum of three years of progressively more responsible health care experience or equivalent education in at least one of the following areas required:
- Patient Registration
- Medical Records/Health Information
- Clerical support experience
- Insurance Verification/Authorization/Referrals

- Advanced skill with appropriate computer systems and software packages.
- May require ability to transcribe reports, forms, and correspondence, including the use of technical and medical terminology, from longhand or dictation.
- Ability to compose routine correspondence and reports.
- Ability to edit documents for grammar, punctuation, etc.
- Knowledge of departmental policies and procedures.
- Time management and organizational skills.
- Ability to withstand varying job pressures and effectively prioritize related tasks. Demonstrated interpersonal and effective communication skills that promote cooperation and teamwork.
- Ability to work with credibility and effectiveness with medical and administrative staff.
- Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
- Ability to work with confidential information.

Follow guidelines set forth in Legacy’s Values in Action.

Equal Opportunity Employer/Vet/Disabled

Contact Person:
Location: Sandy, OR
Application Method:
Base Pay: $20.22 - $28.90/ HR

Posted on July 07, 2022

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