New England Fertility Institute offers patients customized treatment plans developed by medical experts who are interested in helping individuals and couples with their fertility needs. The Connecticut location makes New England Fertility Institute easily accessible those coming from New York.
The Medical Assistant helps patients by providing information, services, and assistance. Other duties include but not limited to; securing medical records; maintaining medical supplies inventory; performing preventive maintenance to keep equipment operating and will serve as backup for the Receptionist.
We are looking for someone who is upbeat, flexible, hard-working and loves working with patients.
Verifies patient information by interviewing patient; recording medical history; confirming purpose of visit.
Prepares patients for examination by performing preliminary physical tests; taking blood pressure, weight, and temperature; reporting patient history summary.
Secures patient information and maintains patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records; completing diagnostic coding and procedure coding; keeping patient information confidential.
Counsels patients by transmitting physician's orders and questions about surgery.
Schedules surgeries by making arrangements with the surgical center; verifying times with patients; preparing charts, pre-admission and consent forms.
Maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by establishing and following standards and procedures; complying with legal regulations.
Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt.
Keeps equipment operating by following operating instructions; troubleshooting breakdowns; maintaining supplies; performing preventive maintenance; calling for repairs.
Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading professional publications.
Serves and protects the Facility by adhering to professional standards, policies and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements.
Enhances practice reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments.
Performs other duties/special projects and tasks as assigned by management.
Education and/or Experience:
Completion of an accredited Medical Assistant Diploma or Degree program.
Minimum of 1 year experience as Medical Assistant; women’s health preferred