Receptionist.

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton
Trenton, NJ 4 weeks ago

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton

Hightstown, NJ

Med Tech.- CMA (Bilingual).

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION:

Catholic Charities, Diocese of Trenton is a faith inspired non-profit organization, mission-driven, family-friendly, and passionate about services to our communities. We offer a wide variety of exciting career opportunities in the areas of Direct Care, Clinical, Fundraising, Human Resources, IT, Finance, Marketing, and Nursing. When you join us, you can expect a true focus on work-life balance, competitive salaries, comprehensive benefit programs, and an environment that promotes inclusion. Some of our benefits include: generous paid Holidays, Vacation, and Sick time; excellent health & pension plans; and wide array of training and staff development opportunities to earn on-site CEUs. Catholic Charities is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a diverse and inclusive environment for staff as well as for people seeking assistance. To learn more about the agency, please visit our website at : [ Link Removed ]

 

JOB SUMMARY:

The Medical Assistant is responsible for assisting with preliminary patient care in a culturally sensitive manner. Ideal candidate should have prior experience working as a Medical Assistant in a high-volume setting.

Hours: This is a full time 40 hours/week position. The position will be supporting various sites in Mercer County. Scheduled to be determined, evening hours expected at least 2 nights in the week.

Position Responsibilities/Duties:

Greet and room patients

Obtain and document patient medical history, vital signs, current medications, medication dosage and frequency, patient allergens in EHR

Prepares patient for exam

Maintain supplies in each exam room

Responsible for scheduling Dr. appointments and follow up appointments

Assists physicians with exams and treatments

Educates and advises patients on specified medical issues within established parameters

Data entry of client measures into clinical record

Creates reports and provides info as required by EHR regulation

Medication prior authorizations

Perform other tasks as assigned by the Medical Staff

Maintain accurate and strict confidentiality of patient information in electronic and/or manual systems as established by the appropriate protocols, regulations, and policies.

Participate in home visits, as needed.

Job Requirements

At least 1 year of experience working as a Certified Medical Assistant in an ambulatory or primary care setting, Mental Health setting preferred

Diploma or certificate from an accredited Medical Assistant program

Must hold current and valid RMA or CMA

Updated CPR

Bi-Lingual (Spanish) required

Familiarity with medical terminology

Strong computer skills

Excellent verbal and written communication skills

High school diploma or equivalent

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS NEEDED:  Valid driver’s license in good standing

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