Medical Office Assistant
Salary: $14 to $20 /hour depending on experience + benefits
Work full-time or part-time.
Take your career to the next level! Bring your passion for patient care to one of multiple highly rated medical offices in Portland.
As a Medical Assistant you will be responsible for providing administrative support to ensure efficient operation of the medical office. You will support doctors and patients through a variety of tasks related to patient care management, organization, and communication.
A great opportunity to grow in administrative and healthcare fields. Apply, and you will be considered for Medical Office Assistant roles at multiple medical offices in Portland.
- Interview patients and document basic medical history
- Schedule appointments, communicate to doctors, and adjust daily schedule
- Assist during medical examinations
- Elegantly describe services provided and renew prescriptions
- Update and file medical records and insurance reports
- Arrange hospital admissions and laboratory services
- Check with patients and type up patients charts
- Handle receivable and payable accounts and keep financial records
- Prepare and clean treatment rooms and medical instruments
- Produce and distribute correspondence memos, letters, faxes and forms
- Knowledge of medical office management systems and procedures
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills
- Strong organization and time-management skills
- Plans and carries out responsibilities with minimal direction and maximum accountability
- Proficiency in MS Office and patient management software
- Be committed to quality patient care and an excellent patient experience
- Proven working experience as a medical assistant (preferred)
- Degree in medical assistance (preferred)
- Being bilingual is helpful, but not needed
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