Lynchburg, VA 24501
Medical Assistant Front and Back Office
JOB DESCRIPTION Greet patients Schedule appointments Schedule doctor s clinic visits Communicate upcoming schedule with doctor Answer phone, direct calls, take messages Other clerical duties as needed specified by the doctor Responsible for taking patients back to appointment o Get patient set up to see the doctor find out what patient is being seen for and inform doctor o Remove patient s shoes and socks o Take blood pressure of new patients o Knowledge on checking patient s blood sugar (needed for diabetic patients) o Assist doctor with retrieving supplies for procedure/exam End of appointment - Apply lotion to patient s feet, re-apply patient s shoes and socks and assist them back to check out Straighten up treatment room between patients (sweeping/wiping table) Some patients require a whirlpool treatment responsible for preparing and then cleaning whirlpool Cleaning up office after clinic sweeping, vacuuming, cleaning tables, cleaning instruments, take out trash, clean restroom, straighten up waiting room Assist with inventory of supplies Occasional help with surgical procedures (bringing requested supplies to doctor or surgical assistant) Transport patient in wheelchair to back office and out when needed
REQUIREMENTS Attention to detail Ability to prioritize and multi-task Ability to lift 25-30 pounds occasionally Reliable transportation Medical office experience preferred
SCHEDULE Part-time hours. Varies week to week but most often the schedule will be Monday/Tuesday/Wednesday/Friday with some Thursdays. 8: 30am 3pm. Candidate will leave after clinic and cleaning tasks are complete.
PAY RATE $9-10/hour
FREE PARKING/WHERE TO PARK Free parking onsite