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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Medical Assistant (Specialty Clinic) in Talihina, Oklahoma

Medical Assistant (Specialty Clinic)

Description

  • This position is full-time with option of Monday- Friday 0800-1630 or Tuesday- Friday 0700-1730. With the option to change if needed.

  • Job Purpose or Objective(s): Performs clerical, administrative, and clinical duties to keep the medical office running smoothly and ensure patients’ needs are being met.

Primary Tasks:

  1. Greet guests and sign in patients for their scheduled appointments.

  2. Dress wounds per doctor instruction.

  3. Collect vitals and patient history.

  4. Answer telephone, schedule appointments, take messages, and refer calls to appropriate place.

  5. Update information in the computer.

  6. Manage supply of all forms and non-medical supplies in the area. Responsible for receiving supplies according to hospital policy.

  7. Call patients for follow-up, missed appointments, etc.

  8. Report problems with patients, staff or visitors to clinic manager in timely manner.

  9. Report equipment malfunctions or breakdowns, and hazardous conditions to clinic manager.

  10. Perform other duties as assigned within scope and competency of the associate.

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

MINIMUM

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Certified/Registered Medical Assistant certification

  • Current Basic Life Support certification

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

  • Basic computer and typing skills

  • Good telephone etiquette skills

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills

  • Ability to remain calm and professional even in an emergency situation

  • Must be able to handle complex job conditions

  • Ability to use discretion and protect confidentiality of the patient

  • Knowledge of HIPPA and the importance of confidentiality

  • Wound management experience

  • Three years medical experience

​​​​​​​TARGET

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Certified/Registered Medical Assistant certification

  • Current Basic Life Support certification

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

  • Basic computer and typing skills

  • Good telephone etiquette skills

  • Excellent customer service and communication skills

  • Ability to remain calm and professional even in an emergency situation

  • Must be able to handle complex job conditions

  • Ability to use discretion and protect confidentiality of the patient

  • Knowledge of HIPPA and the importance of confidentiality

  • Wound management experience

  • Five years medical experience

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Job Health Care Services

Primary Location OK-Talihina

Work Locations Health Care Center Rt 2, Box 1774 Talihina 74571

Organization Health

Schedule Regular

Full-time

Day Job

Req ID: 21010851

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