Main Areas of Responsibility:
The Assistant performs a wide variety of administrative and clinical Medical Assistant functions in a UNMMG Ambulatory Clinic, including but not limited to direct service to patients either by phone or in person by conducting patient registration, verifying demographics, scheduling appointments, verifying insurance benefit/eligibility information, obtaining referral and prior authorizations with insurance carriers, performing patient check in/check out, and collecting co-pays.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
The Assistant collects patient data and/or medical history and performs routine Medical Assistant functions.
This role requires a high school diploma or GED; a Medical Assistant Program Graduate Certificate; current registered or certified Medical Assistant status; current BLS certification; and 2 years of directly related experience. The Assistant may be required to obtain IV Certification dependent on work location. Verification of education and licensure (if applicable) will be required if selected for hire.