Montana Arthritis Center (MAC, the company) is an equal opportunity employer. In accordance with anti-discrimination law, it is the purpose of this policy to effectuate these principles and mandates. MAC prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. MAC conforms to the spirit as well as the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.
Montana Arthritis Center is looking for a multi-tasking, professional Medical Assistant for our busy Rheumatology practice. Duties include record patient information such as vital signs, weight and changes in medical history prior to each appointment. Clean and prepare examination rooms prior to patient appointments. Answering phone calls on behalf of the physician. Work in the front office taking care of tasks such as answering phone calls and greeting patients as they enter the facility. Assist the nurse and office manager in maintaining the medical inventory and placing orders for new materials as needed.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Operating under direction of a Physician the Medical Assistant will:
- Provides care to patients of all ages and assistance to physicians and advanced practitioners in the Montana Arthritis Center.
- Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
- Builds business to support the vision and goals of MAC.
- Health Promotion and Maintenance
- Clinical Skills
- Communication Skills
- Bedside Manner
This job operates in a professional office. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, and fax machines.
Requirements (Education and Experience):
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Completion of an accredited program in Medical Assistant Training or equivalent experience required.
- Prefer at least one year experience in a clinical or physician-office setting, emergency room and/or a hospital setting that provides patient care.
- Experience in office clerical activities desirable.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
This role is not sedentary and would require the ability to appropriately lift or assist patients. Bending, standing, and walking, for long periods of time.
Position Type/Expected Hours of Work:
This is a full-time position. Standard hours of operation are Monday through Thursday, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Friday 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. These hours are subject to change based on daily patient schedule. Weekend and holiday on-call hours are expected from time to time.
Travel to other MAC locations may be expected for this position.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change from time to time, with or without notice.