Under the direction of the physician, Charge RN or Manager performs direct clinical activities in a courteous, caring and respectful manner. These include patient intake, blood draw, pharmacy calls, EKG and any tests required by the physician.
Responsible for accurately documenting in an EMR system in accordance with licensure and VMG policy and procedures. Maintains close working relationships with all practice staff to ensure proper workflow, care and treatment. Responsible for providing and obtaining pre-certification/pre-authorizations from all applicable insurance carriers.
High school diploma or equivalent and completion of a formal Medical Assistant program that is recognized by the State of New Jersey.
Monday - Friday 9:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Previous MA experience in a clinic, physician's office or outpatient setting preferred. Certification required. Medical terminology and knowledge of insurance plans preferred.
Current o Current and valid certification as a certified medical assistant or registered medical assistant recognized by the Board of Examiners such as American Medical Technology (AMT), American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) required. BCLS certification preferred upon hire, will be required.
Understanding of the operations of a medical practice preferred. Strong orientation towards the provisions of high quality, cost effective and comprehensive medical care. Ability to use effective organizational and time management skills.
Valley Health System