Medical Office Assistant - AMG (Rockville)
Location: Rockville, MD
Provides administrative support and clinical assistance for Physicians, Nurse Practitioners and patients.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
High school graduation or equivalent required. Completion of a Medical Assisting program or equivalent experience is required . Certification as a Medical Assistant is preferred; incumbent must obtain certification within 12 months of hire if not already certified.
At least six months of general patient care experience, including working with patient records in a clinical setting, is required. Two years of customer service experience in a patient care environment, including patient scheduling, is preferred. Experience utilizing a computerized patient scheduling system (ideally IDX systems) and familiarity with medical insurance and medical terminology is also preferred.
Bilingual Spanish preferred but not required. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to communicate providing verbal feedback in a professional manner. Must be able to follow and understand instructions, and react favorably in all work situations. Must have strong interpersonal skills and be mentally adaptable and flexible in dealing with a variety of people at various levels within and outside the Medical Faculty Associates (MFA). Must be able to do math calculations and input data into the computer in an efficient manner.