Cleveland Clinic Akron General's Kent Express Care provides high-quality healthcare at convenient hours, including evenings and weekends to patients in the community. They are currently seeking a full time Medical Assistant with strong clinical and customer service skills.
The Medical Assistant prepares patients for examination and treatment. Assures completion of patient histories. Obtains vital signs.
Administers injections, assists with splints and applies dressings as directed.
Performs sterilization of instruments/equipment, if indicated, according to established policies.
Performs CLIA Waived tests as instructed and maintains quality controls on all CLIA tests performed in the office.
Performs phlebotomy duties as directed.
Orders and maintains supplies as needed.
Performs some or all of the following general receptionist duties when needed:
Verifies and updates patient information in the practice management system.
Collects co-pays and open balances, post charges and accurately enters these in the practice management system. Balance charges and payments and prepares deposit.
Answers telephone promptly and courteously; takes messages accurately and provides information as needed.
Assembles, updates, and ensures completion of the patient medical record.
Completes referrals and pre certifications as needed.
Processes requests for medical records made by patients, insurance companies and others in an appropriate manner.
Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited program for Medical Assistants. Certification preferred. Clear written and verbal communication skills. Effective skills with multi-line telephone systems and computers. Strong customer service orientation. Prefer one year experience in a medical office setting.
Apply Online. Resume may be submitted upon completion of application.
Human Resources, Division of Recruitment and Retention
Akron General Health System
1 Akron General Avenue
Akron, Ohio 44307
Akron General Health System is an equal opportunity employer.