32 hours per week; Benefits Eligible
The position of Medical Administrative Assistant (MAA) / Ophthalmic Assistant (OA) in Plainville/Providence combines two traditional roles (administrative and clinical) and reports into the Site Manager and Medical Director of the practices. In this role, you will provide modern retina care to patients in a team-oriented environment.
The MAA/OA position will be responsible for coordinating patient flow during clinic and performing a full range of ophthalmic functions and testing evaluations. This role will also involve education patients on pre-surgical and post-surgical care, assistance with minor surgeries, injections, and laser procedures. The role also will be responsible for maintaining and cleaning instruments and equipment within the practices, in tandem with the other clinical staff .
The role will also support front desk administrative responsibilities, including check-in and check-out, phone triage and communication with patients regarding follow-up care and results, and work on prior authorizations. We are looking for motivated applicants who can be flexible to work in a fast-paced environment; preference for candidates who are quick learners with excellent computer skills. May be subject to work outside of regular business hours, including evenings and some weekends.
High School Diploma