Mar 27, 2024

PRN Medical Assistant

  • OrthoVirginia
  • Richmond, VA

Job Description

OrthoVirginia, Virginia's largest provider of expert orthopedic and therapy care, is currently seeking an experienced Medical Assistant to join our team on a PRN basis! We are looking for someone who will have flexibility to work approximately 16 hours with availability on weekends and evenings at our Ortho On Call Clinic. Position Summary As a part of the orthopedic team, the Clinical Team Member will interact with patients and perform clinical, maintenance and administrative assignments. Primary Functions & Accountabilities Prepare exam rooms prior to patient arrival. Interview patients to obtain medical information and vital statistics. Record patient's medical history, height and weight. Patient education to include cast care, traction care and the use of orthopedic appliances. Input orders directed by physician (x-ray, physical therapy). Schedule appointments necessary to patient care (return appointments, post-ops, study follow-up etc.). Surgery scheduling to include coordination of preoperative H&P testing, therapy and pre/post-operative equipment. Assist with patient flow and give direct patient care as directed. Maintain clean and well-stocked treatment rooms, bracing rooms and clinical areas; ensure appropriate and timely disposal of Sharps and biohazard material. Respond to phone calls and triages appropriately and resolve issues accordingly the same day. Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Excellent customer service skills and patient focus Strong organizational and customer service skills Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment Position Requirements High school diploma or equivalent 2 years experience in a medical facility working as a medical assistant or heavy administration role Preferred CCMA, CMA, RMA or ROT Preferred Physical health sufficient to meet the ergonomic standards and demands of the position. #MAOV

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