Job ID: 290098944  |  Last Updated: 4/5/2022

Medical Assistant - Danbury

Employer
Primary Care & Specialty Offices
Location
Danbury, CT
Applicant Contact
Patricia Belisari
Recruiter, Western CT Medical Group
(203) 739-6766
(203) 739-9103

Job Description

Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit hospitals and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley and Western Connecticut. Come and see what we are about!

Are you an experienced Medical Assistant or even a new graduate, Certified Nursing Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician?

We want you to join our Norwalk Primary Care and/or Specialty Offices. We have openings in: Neurosurgery, Pulmonary, Rheumatology, Palliative Care, Cardiology. We also have MA openings in our Wilton Primary Care as well!

*$2,000.00 Sign on Bonus*

**Hourly pay rates are based on years of experience**

We are actively recruiting for an experienced Medical Assistant to join our team! Provides clinical and clerical support to assure smooth daily department operations in assigned medical practice or practices. Assures that the patient and examination area is properly prepared.

Responsibilities:

Greets and brings patient back from waiting room to clinical area.
Performs all necessary intake activities and documents appropriate information including vital signs, current medications and allergies, verifies EMR reflects current PCP, appropriate referring provider, and preferred pharmacy, etc.
Transcribes and updates patient information in the patient record.
Transcribes demographic, medication history, social and medical history as reported by the patient from the intake form.
Provides clerical and secretarial work associated with patient care.
Prepares and organizes patient charts for assigned providers.
Completes other paperwork such as disability paperwork and scanning of other pertinent patient information as appropriate.
Assures the examination area is clean after each patient use and stocked.
Performs environmental rounds on a weekly/monthly basis as assigned.
Assures the patient is properly prepared for the scheduled visit to maintain timely patient flow. This includes assisting patients into gowns, having clinical paperwork, any needed supplies and educational materials immediately available for the provider use.
Other duties as assigned.

Requirements:
Required: High School diploma/GED with 1 year MA/Sec experience, or new graduate of Medical Assistant program, or Nursing Assistant training program, or EMT certification, or 3 years job related experience in a medical office. Basic medical knowledge and terminology. Skilled in obtaining accurate patient vital signs.
Desired: CPR certification preferred. Bi-lingual preferred
EOE including disability/vets

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