Medical Assistant - HealthCare Job in Austin, TX

Location: Austin, TX

Industry: HealthCare

Job Type: Temp

Posted: 01/26/2021

Job Ref Code: 21-1-5873

Equal Opportunity Employer


Your Job

Are you interested in working in a medical office? Do you have good interpersonal skills and like interacting with patients? If this sounds like a position you’re looking for, then a job as Medical Assistant could be the right fit for you.
We’re searching for a Medical Assistant to carry out a variety of tasks. Duties include assisting and providing support to patients, doctors, and nurses in a medical setting.

Your Day

Medical Assistant responsibilities may include the following: :

  • Greeting patients and other visitors
  • Interviewing patients to verify their information, medical history, and the reason for this visit.
  • Takes preliminary patient vitals such as blood pressure, weight, and temperature.
  • Distributing and collecting forms, payments and paperwork from patients
  • Answering and directing phone calls
  • Organizing and scheduling patient appointments
  • Organizing and retrieving patient records
  • Writing and distributing email, correspondence memos, letters, faxes, and forms
  • Assisting in preparing regular reports
  • Developing and maintaining a filing system
  • Updating and maintain office policies and procedures
  • Ordering office supplies and researching suppliers

You will need to have the following: :
  • Proven experience as a medical assistant
  • Knowledge of office management systems and procedures
  • Working knowledge of office equipment, like printers and fax machines
  • Proficiency in MS Office (MS Excel and MS PowerPoint, in particular)
  • Excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritize work
  • Attention to detail and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
  • High School degree; previous work experience in a medical office would be a plus

Your Gain

What you may gain while on the job:

  • Staying active — the job will keep you busy and moving throughout the day.
  • Customer service skills — dealing with multiple customers, co-workers, and superiors.
  • Enhanced communication skills — learning how to talk to diverse sets of customers, co-workers and superiors.
  • Problem solving and crisis management skills — avoiding and resolving potential negative customer experiences.
  • Teamwork — partnering with co-workers and supervisors to ensure customers are satisfied.
  • Teaching & Management skills — helping train and prepare new employees for the job.
  • Rewarding career — opportunities for training, advancement to supervisory or management roles, and those with prior experience increase their chances of getting promoted or earning higher pay.

Your Experience

Less than 1 Year

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2521 Rutland Drive, Suite 350

Austin, TX


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