Medical Assistant

Gynecology & Obstetrics
Oct 05, 2016
Nov 01, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Essential Functions and ResponsibilitiesServes as a representative of PWH, displaying courtesy, tact, consideration and discretion in all interactions with other members of the PWH community, and the publicAssist physicians with all patient interactionsRecord vital signs, height, weight, blood pressure, medication review, smoking status and any other pertinent information into our Electronic Medical Record software that will be necessary for the physician to make an informed diagnosis/healthcare decisionAbility to work in a fast-paced, multi physician officeResponsible to successfully complete an and all assessment and plans provided by any physician within our organizational community, i.e. calling patients, explaining lab/test results, contacting pharmacies for patient medication questions/refill, acquiring pre-authorizations, etc.Demonstrate the ability to operate office/lab equipment, i.e. hematocrit equipment, autoclave, computers, etc.Responsible to set up rooms for any an all obstetric/gynecologic exams and procedures Other Duties and ResponsibilitiesFollow internal protocols regarding departmental communicationsParticipate in proactive team efforts to achieve departmental and company goalsAdhere to corporate compliance program guidelines and comply with all safety policies, practices and proceduresMaintain and respect the confidentiality of PHI in accordance with, corporate policy and all HIPAA mandates. Candidate will have access to PHI based on the HIPAA minimum necessary standardsAbility to travel between 4 local are officesOther duties as assigned by managment Knowledge and SkillsCertified or Registered Medical Assistant a MUSTOB/GYN experience a plusComputer skills evidenced by proficiency and/or training with applicable softwareAbility to set prioritiesGood written and verbal communication skills Physical DemandsAbility to alternate between being seated and being mobile for up to 8 hours per dayAbility to work in a fast-paced environment

Company Description:

Gynecology & Obstetrics where you'll find women??s health care professionals and staff dedicated to providing you with the highest level of quality Ob Gyn care that is personal, considerate, sensitive, and knowledgeable. We encourage you to actively participate with us in your care. As a woman, your needs and concerns will change as you move through life and we want to be there for you at each and every stage.

Gynecology & Obstetrics focuses on its commitment to excellence in both patient care and convenience. With eleven providers/specialists in women??s health, our group offers services that are generally not found in all Ob Gyn groups. With four offices in the greater Hartford area, Gynecology & Obstetrics employs a secure electronic medical record (EMR) system that makes a patient??s important medical information instantly available, no matter which office she visits. The advanced EMR system allows our patients to enter their own medical history directly online resulting in a virtually paperless environment. This thorough history enables our health care providers to more effectively discuss your medical history and healthcare concerns.