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Medical Assistant
Anne Arundel Dermatology Rockville, MD

Medical Assistant

Anne Arundel Dermatology
Rockville, MD
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Overview

Founded over 40 years ago with a mission to provide the highest quality and full spectrum of medical, surgical, and esthetic skin care services to each and every one of its patients, Anne Arundel Dermatology has assembled the finest group of dermatologists in the Mid-Atlantic and Southeastern states. With 250+ clinicians and 110+ locations across 7 states, we’re thriving, growing, and looking to add talented individuals to our team!

Why join Anne Arundel Dermatology?

We are committed to continual training and education for our physicians and staff. We are on top of the latest developments in dermatology including ongoing research, emerging treatments, new medications and prevention methods. You can find more than just a job with Anne Arundel Dermatology. We believe in providing our new associates with intensive hands on training and long-term career growth opportunities from within.

The Medical Assistant will assist Physicians and other Providers by preparing procedure trays, ensuring adequate supplies for the department and assisting with patient care. 

Schedule: Monday through Thursday from 8:30a-5p and Friday 7:30a-4p.

Responsibilities
  • Escort patient to exam room and confirm first & last name & DOB. 
  • Obtain and record vital signs. 
  • Organize patient flow. 
  • Setup procedure tray, instruments, and equipment according to instructions. 
  • Prepare Path/lab specimens, route to correct lab directed by patient insurance plan. 
  • Respond to patient questions in office and on phone as instructed. 
  • Check to-dos/Nurse line. 
  • Calibrate, clean, sterilize and inventory all equipment & instruments according to schedule.  Keep appropriate records of maintenance. 
  • Maintain medication supplies, discard out-of-date supplies, and keep appropriate records. 
  • Maintain infection control and make sure supply rooms and cabinets are stocked. 
  • Ordering, sorting, restocking and inventory of all supplies.  
  • Document all medical instructions given to patients, thoroughly review wound care with patients when applicable. 
  • Anesthesia/Inject for procedures. 
  • Ensure all phone messages, faxes, and interdepartmental mail are addressed in a timely manner. 
  • Must maintain HIPAA compliance 
Qualifications
  • Able to triage patient problems. 
  • Be familiar with and compliant OSHA/HIPAA, infection control & Blood Borne Pathogen Standards. 
  • Experience measuring vital signs and preparing patients for appointments. 
  • Experience administering injections. 
  • Knowledge of medical terminology, CPT and ICD-10 codes. 
  • Knowledge of office financial policies. 
  • Basic computer skills and experience in EMR utilization. 
  • Able to operate standard office equipment (i.e. computer, fax, copier, scanner, etc) 
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. 
  • Fluent in English 
  • Ability to function well in a high-paced and at times stressful environment. 
  • Ability to work in an effective, cooperative, and courteous manner with staff, patients, and visitors. 
  • Must be able to travel to satellite offices as needed 
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize appropriately, and work well both individually and as part of a team 
  • Ability to read, understand and follow oral and written instruction.   
  • Ability to spell, sort and file materials correctly alphabetically or numerically.   
Licensure/Certifications/Education

 Education and Experience: 

  • High School Graduate or GED. 
  • Medical Assistant Certification preferred. 
  • CPR certified preferred. 
  • Completion of a formal medical assistant program with internship. 
  • 1-2 years of recent experience as a medical assistant  
  • Previous experience in Dermatology is preferred. 

Physical Requirements: 

  • Standing and walking for extended periods of time 
  • Moderate amount of talking, bending, twisting, reaching, and balancing. 
  • Use of hands and fingers. 
  • Talking and listening in person and on the telephone. 
  • Handling of materials such as paper, supplies, etc. 
  • Lifting and carrying up to 30 pounds. 
  • Risk of exposure to infectious organisms and the possibility of injury due to chemicals and sharp objects.

Address

Anne Arundel Dermatology

Rockville, MD
20849 USA

Industry

Healthcare

Posted date

April 17, 2024

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Anne Arundel Dermatology job posting for a Medical Assistant in Rockville, MD with a salary of $18 to $23 Hourly with a map of Rockville location.