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Job Title:

Medical Assistant

Job Post ID:

20809

Posted Until:

12/31/2020

Salary:

DOE

Location:

Joliet

Hours:

1st Shift

WorkType:

Full Time

Industry

Healthcare/Medical

Job Description:

Work alongside physicians and provide patients with information, services, assistance and support. This person is responsible for assisting patients in a timely, courteous and compassionate fashion, while maintaining a highly organized work area and paying close attention to detail. Medical assistants are cross-trained to perform both administrative and clinical duties.
Taking medical histories
Explaining treatment procedures
Preparing patients for examination and assisting physician during examination
Performing basic laboratory tests
Collecting and preparing laboratory specimens
Provides patients their medical records
Documents all health related and patient information
Responsible for handling a high volume of calls requiring good judgement and decision-making skills. This includes calls to and from physicians, patients, patient family members, pharmacies, and other health related agents

Job Requirements:

Adherence to guidelines established by the Illinois Department of Public Health and American Association of Medical Assistants as well as CDC, OSHA, HIPAA.
Excellent communication skills
Organization
Basic computer skills
Customer service and patient focus
Maintain composure when confronted with fast-paced and stressful situations
Ability to use appropriate English spelling, grammar, and punctuation
Professionalism
Polite and empathetic bedside manner
Medical teamwork
Ability to sit up for eight (8) hours
Ability to sit, talk, and hear in order to communicate properly with patients, physicians and other professionals
Ability to use hands and fingers for typing up to eight (8) hours a day
Ability to handle, feel, and reach with arms and hands to examine patients and assist patients
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision

Benefits:

Medical, Vision, and Dental Insurance
401K Plans
HSA
PTO/Vacation
Holidays

Application Instructions:

Forward Resume and contact information to jmcgee@primarycarejoliet.com
jmcgee@primarycarejoliet.com

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