MCMC Medical Assistant II - Orthopedics in The Dalles, Oregon
Mid Columbia Outpatient Clinics is now accepting applications for a Medical Assistant to join their exceptional team working directly with a provider in the Orthopedic Clinic at Water's Edge. The primary responsibility of this position will be working closely with a provider team in the daily coordination of patient care and patient access.
This is a full time position and will be eligible for a comprehensive benefit and PTO package.
The Medical Assistant is responsible for ensuring the delivery of quality and safe services for seven specialty clinics. The individual in this position will work cooperatively with the care team to support the vision of Mid Columbia Outpatient Clinics. Provides quality appropriate patient care, utilizing customer service skills throughout the patient care continuum. Collects pertinent patient data and coordinates with provider and team for appropriate patient intervention. Will work with the front office to ensure smooth patient flow, and waiting room management.
Graduate of an accredited medical assisting program; or equivalent training and experience.
Required: Certified or Registered Medical Assistant by an accredited agency.
Current BLS certification required.
Experience as a back office medical assistant in a clinic setting
Three years experience preferred
Experience with Epic EHR is highly preferred
Knowledge, skills and abilities:
Ability to work under the general supervision of a physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner, or registered nurse
Ability to perform basic data entry into the patient’s electronic medical records.
Familiarity with computers (e.g. e-mail, commonly used software applications, intranet/internet)
For scribe duties (may be assigned at various clinics) typing WPM of 45 or greater is required.
Bilingual English/Spanish preferred
Salary Grade: 27
External Company Name: Mid-Columbia Medical Center
External Company URL: www.mcmc.net