St. Vincent's Medical Center
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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
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St. Vincent’s Medical Center in Bridgeport has more than 3,200 employees. It includes a 473-bed community teaching hospital, a 76-bed inpatient psychiatric facility in Westport, a large multispecialty provider group, and special needs services for adults and children. St. Vincent’s is the first hospital in Fairfield County to be integrated into the Hartford HealthCare network, and is the system’s second-largest hospital.
Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and/or Physician, the Medical Assistant performs delegated functions as a member of the patient care team to provide a variety of multi-skilled services. These activities contribute to meeting the health care, safety and comfort needs of patients, and are performed in accordance with all existing regulatory, state and company standards, policies and procedures.
Duties to include; room patients, vitals, monitor placement, Coumadin clinic, EMR.
Greets patients and visitors, checks patients in and out, and obtains necessary documentation. Verifies and enters demographic information.
Obtains and verifies insurance authorizations/precertification. Completes medical record release requests and schedules/confirms patient appointments.
Collects co-payments and reconciles all daily reports and deposits for accuracy.
Provides general office and clerical support to assigned out-patient/medical office.
Other Duties as assigned
Licensure / Certification / Registration:
• Preferred Credential(s):
• MA Certificate or MA diploma from a recognized program acceptable.
• One or more years of clerical/receptionist experience preferably in a hospital outpatient or physician office setting.
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