Gunnison Valley Health
Medical Assistant - gO Orthopedic Clinic
Work Hours: M-F, 8:00-5:00
The Medical Assistant is one of the first people most patients encounter when entering the gO clinic and thus exemplary customer service is expected at all times. This position is responsible for greeting patients with use of AIDET, assigning and escorting patients to rooms, collecting patient medical history, point of care diagnostic testing, patient follow up via phone calls and electronic routes. Medical assistants are cross-trained to perform administrative and clinical duties.
Education: High school diploma or equivalent
Experience: Previous family practice, clinic or hospital experience preferred. EMR experience preferred. Knowledge of medical terminology required. Excellent communication, customer service and organizational skills required. Experience with computers, fax/copy machines, telephone etiquette
Licenses/Certification: Maintenance of current CPR or BLS preferred
Compensation: $15.00/hr - $17.25/hr, depending on experience.
Medical, dental, vision, health care FSA, and dependent care FSA: All active employees working 40 or more hours per pay period are eligible for benefits on the first of the month following 30 days of active service.
Life and AD&D insurance: All active employees working 40 or more hours per pay period are eligible for benefits on the first of the month following or coinciding with 30 days of active service.
Short-term and long-term disability: All active employees working 60 or more hours per pay period are eligible for benefits on the first of the month following or coinciding with 30 days of active service.