M02 Certified Medical Assistant (Stone Oak area)

JOB DESCRIPTION

Snelling is seeking an experienced Certified Medical Assistant ($14.00-$17.00/hr) for a clinic in North San Antonio (Stone Oak).
The CMA will be responsible for answering incoming phone calls, scheduling appointments, taking payments, taking payments, making deposits, checking in/out patients, and managing the schedule. Another main responsibility is to assist clinic providers with vital signs, history, medical records management, and other procedures necessary in a medical practice.

Duties of Position: 
– Assists with all patient care issues as directed by the physician
– Assists with patient care in exam rooms as required
– Answers incoming phone calls and directs caller accordingly
– Makes appointments for patients per instructions from the Clinic Manager
– Checks in patients, giving them appropriate paperwork and/or instructions
– Takes co-pays, coinsurance, and deductible payments
– Verifies insurance according to the health plan
– Coordinates attorney offices regarding medical records
– Maintains strict confidentiality related to medical records and other data
– Transmits medical records according to HIPPA law
– Responds to patient care questions and concerns
– Files charts and paperwork; updates electronic health record as instructed
– Assists with completion of home health care orders/forms
– Transcribes dictation as directed by the physician
– Assists with special projects as directed
– Performs other duties as required for smooth function of front and back office

PositioRequirements:
-High school diploma or equivalent
-Minimum one year experience as a receptionist and/or MA in a medical office or related health field
-Certification as Medical Assistant
-Computer literacy
-Knowledge of health care insurance practices and compliance
-Excellent written and verbal communication and customer relations skills

LOCATION

San Antonio, Texas 78258

PAY

$$13.00-$17.00/hr