Job Description

Clinical Support MA

Stone Oak · Stone Oak Medical Assistant
San Antonio, TX
In-Office Clinical Services
Full Time, Days
Weekly Schedule: Monday through Friday 7:45 am to 5:00 pmSome Saturday rotation
Bilingual: Preferred
Bilingual Type: English/Spanish
Posted 08/05/2022
Req # 9394

Summary:

Clinic Support is an individual who is responsible for processing requests and results for labs, x-rays, and other diagnostic tests according to our policies and procedures. They also handle medication refill requests and any stat procedures for patients. The clinic support staff will communicate with parents or patients via phone and patient portal providing excellent customer service. They document all transactions in the appropriate patient chart for continuity of care.  

Qualification Requirements:

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Adheres to ABCD Pediatrics Employee Handbook and HIPAA & OSHA Safety Programs. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. The competence of the employee in performing his or her job duties will be demonstrated, maintained, and improved on an ongoing basis. The statements contained in this position description reflect the general duties considered necessary to describe the principal functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered a detailed description of all the work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent
  • Proficient in Electronic Medical Records
  • Minimum of 2-years’ experience as a Medical Assistant preferred but not required
  • Bilingual in Spanish preferred but not required
  • BLS certification preferred but not required

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Knowledge of medical terminology
  • Exceptional customer service skills
  • Knowledge of documentation skills, troubleshooting, resolving conflict, critical thinking, and good clinical judgement
  • Knowledge of Health Insurance and Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA)
  • Ability to communicate effectively over the telephone and in person
  • Ability to work in a high call volume environment working efficiently and ability to multi-task
  • Ability to remain calm during stressful situations
  • Ability to relate to persons with diverse educational, socioeconomic, and ethnic backgrounds
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Quality: Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness, look for ways to improve and promote quality and customer satisfaction.  Apply feedback to performance and monitor own work to ensure quality
  • Quantity: Meet productivity standards and complete work in a timely manner. Strive to increase productivity
  • Professionalism: Approach others in a tactful manner; react well under pressure; treat others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position; accept responsibility for own actions; follow through on commitments
 

Essential Functions:

  • Answer telephone in a polite and professional manner. Take patient messages and reply as able or forward to provider for more direction with EMR documentation.
  • Act as a liaison for the patients and the practice over the phone and in person
  • Process prescription refills
  • Complete scheduling of STAT tests ordered with follow through of results.
  • Import labs and radiology results with notification to provider. Complete any instructions to the patient as directed.  Call parents to notify normal results.
  • Distributes DME as ordered by providers.
  • Complete XIX forms for DME, supplies and/or equipment
  • Complete WIC forms
  • Backs up Medical Assistants in clinic as needed and necessary
  • Report end of day pending lab and x-ray tests to the provider on call.
  • Performs other duties as assigned

Physical Demands:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit and use hands and fingers, handle, type or feel. The employee is frequently to stand; walk; reach with hands and arms and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision and distance vision.

Work Environment and Work Conditions:

Position is in a well-lighted office and clinic environment. Occasional work on weekends as required. Interacts with staff, visitors, patients, and agencies under all conditions/circumstances. May be exposed to infectious diseases, and conditions. ABCD Pediatrics is a smoke-free, drug free, and alcohol-free campus.

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