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Medical Office Assistant

Posted on: April 5, 2018

Department: Med One Clinic

Status: Fulltime

Hours: Day Shift

Job Description:

Medical Office Assistant

The primary function of this position is to coordinate and perform direct care duties for the patients of Cox Barton County Hospital, including meeting the physical, spiritual, mental, and emotional needs. All functions and activities must be in accordance with current federal, state, and local standards, guidelines, and regulations that govern this facility.

Educational Requirements:

Must be able to read, write, speak, and understand the English language. Must be high school graduate or have related GED. Prefer LPN licensure and/or Certified Medical Assistant certificate, but not required. Past medical terminology class, or medical
experience extremely helpful. Must possess age-specific competency communication skills in order to interact with all age groups appropriately.

Personal Characteristic Requirements:

Should possess the ability to deal tactfully and work harmoniously with co-workers, patients, visitors, and the general public. Should also possess excellent verbal and written communication, good phone and interpersonal skills. Must be dependable and
independent worker with good problem solving skills. Should also work well in a team atmosphere, assisting co-workers as needed. Must have customer service skills of patience, tactfulness, and friendliness when dealing with others. Must be able to multi-task and remain calm in chaotic situations.

Medical Office Assistant

Working Conditions/Physical Demands:

This position is subject to long periods of standing, stooping, sitting, and bending. Position also subject to mental and emotional stressors, and must be able to see or hear, or use prosthetics that will enable these functions to operate. Must be able to deal with ill, disabled, elderly, emotionally upset, and sometimes hostile individuals Lifting and positioning patients possible. Must have the ability to drive to other clinics with reliable transportation available.

CBCH is dedicated to being the Employer of Choice in SW MO. E.O.E.

Visit - www.coxhealth.com to fill out an application. If you have more questions please contact the Human Resource Department at 417-681-5107, or e-mail at aneher@bcmh.net

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