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Lead Medical Assistant, OB/GYN Practice
Grand View Medical Practices Quakertown - OB/GYN
Full Time, Days / Evenings - Mon 8am-4:30pm, Tues 8am-4:30pm, Wed 7:30am-4pm, Thurs 10am-6:30pm & Fri 8am-4:30pm
Quakertown, PA 18951

Grand View Health, which includes Bucks County's first hospital, has provided residents of Bucks and Montgomery counties with comprehensive healthcare services since 1913. Now a century strong, Grand View offers a range of inpatient and outpatient care, particularly emphasizing the areas of surgery and orthopedics, women's and children's health, heart and vascular care, and cancer treatment. Our colleagues enjoy the best of both worlds by working for a high-quality, low-cost healthcare provider in a collaborative, community environment. Help us build this new era of wellness and lead our community to a healthier future.
 

Responsibilities

With a network of medical practices throughout Bucks and Montgomery counties, Grand View Health functions as an extended family of healthcare advocates who take pride in knowing that we aren't just making a living; we're leading our community to a healthier future.

Candidate must have good communication skills and the desire to make a positive impact on the lives of patients. Must have the ability to multitask, take initiative to complete job duties in a timely manner, and be responsible.

Medical Assistants perform routine clinical and administrative tasks to keep the office of physicians and other health practitioners running efficiently.

Essential Functions:
  • Demonstrates competency in necessary skills to perform a variety of administrative and patient-related duties to ensure quality care to the patient.
  • Interviews patients in a polite and courteous manner.
  • Engages, promotes self-care and provides encouragement to patients.
  • Responsible for taking accurate vital signs which include, but are not limited to, temperature, pulse, respirations, blood pressures, height and weight. Must be able to enter this information efficiently into the computer system.
  • Prepares the medical record prior to the patient visit to ensure that all test results, hospital records and consult letters are available to the provider.
  • Assists clinical providers in the set-up and rendering of procedures common to the office-based OB/GYN practice, such as pap smears, biopsies and other related procedures.
  • Communicates test results and other information to patients at the request and direction of the clinical provider.
  • Responsible for giving injections and performing venipuncture as needed.
  • Processes pathology slides and blood samples and completes lab paperwork as needed.
  • Routinely interacts with insurance carriers to obtain prior authorizations and pre-certifications as needed.
  • Maintains supply, sample medication and pharmaceutical inventories.
  • Screens and redirects telephone calls and walk-in visitors.
  • Independently anticipates data/information/staff support needs and facilitates information collection and dissemination.
  • Performs CLIA-waived quality controls as needed.
  • Completes special projects as assigned.
  • Other miscellaneous duties which may include, but are not limited to, stocking exam rooms, cleaning exam rooms, emptying trash cans, checking to see if the supply closets are clean and in order, putting supplies away, collecting laundry and ensuring that all work areas are in order before leaving.
     

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • High school diploma/GED and over 1 to 3 years of experience as a Medical Assistant or other healthcare professional meeting core competencies of the Medical Assistant profession (vital signs, EKGs, history and medication reconciliation) in a healthcare environment required.
  • Vocational diploma, Certified or Registered Medical Assistant, and no office experience/healthcare experience preferred or Associate's degree, Certified or Registered Medical Assistant, and over 1 to 3 years of office experience/healthcare experience preferred.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Demonstrated analytical skills required.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills required.
  • Ability to make quality, independent decisions required.
  • Demonstrated time management and priority-setting skills required.
  • Demonstrated written communication skills required.
  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills required.
  • Effective interpersonal skills required.
  • Ability to maintain the strictest levels of confidentiality required.
  • Ability to work effectively and efficiently under tight deadlines, high volumes and multiple interruptions required.
  • Self directed required.
  • Excellent organizational skills required.
  • Ability to simultaneously handle multiple priorities required.
  • Possesses familiarity with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.) preferred.
  • Competency in the use of a variety of computer hardware and software systems required.
  • Service-oriented required.
  • Knowledge of medical terminology required.

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
  • Medical Assistant upon hire preferred.
  • Cardiac pulmonary resuscitation (CPR) upon hire preferred.
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