Medical Assistant Stratford, CT
Posted on: June 19, 2022
As a Concentra Medical Support Specialist, you will perform routine
medical and testing procedures under direct supervision of the
treating clinician. Also, ensure that every patient is treated the
Concentra Way: with quality clinical care and by providing an
excellent patient experience from welcoming, respectful and
--- Performs ancillary testing and tasks (including but not limited
to vaccines and injections, phlebotomy, PFTs, audiogram testing and
respirator fit testing) as ordered by treating clinicians.
--- Performs rapid screening tests (influenza, strep, mono,
--- Prepares patients for physical examinations, including taking
vital signs and performing all required testing.
--- Responsible for performing routine medical procedures as
ordered by treating clinician.
--- Triages and dispositions all patients
--- Assists providers during examination and treatment
--- Prepares for and assists clinician with surgery set up and
--- Applies bandages, dressings and splints as ordered by the
--- Dispenses medications and appliances as ordered by the treating
clinician and in accordance with state regulations.
--- Performs DOT and Non-DOT drug and alcohol testing.
--- Maintains and operates all medical devices and equipment,
including calibration and record keeping in accordance with current
policy and procedures.
--- Completes quality assurance activities on equipment and medical
devices as well as testing processes used in the center.
--- Maintains supplies, cleans rooms and equipment, and stocks exam
--- Notifies supervisor immediately if equipment is not functioning
properly, supplies are needed, or facility is not operating as
--- Manages patient flow and volume. Keeps patients informed of
expected wait times
--- Responsible for clerical tasks in both the front and back
office associated with patient care and proper record keeping.
Ensures accuracy in documentation.
--- Cross trained to perform Front Office duties including greeting
patients, obtaining authorization, check in/out, communicating wait
--- Answers telephone as needed
--- Attends center staff meetings as required
--- Assists in maintaining a neat, clean and orderly appearance
throughout the facility
--- This job description is not designed to cover or contain a
comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities
that are required of the employee for this job. Duties,
responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or
--- High school graduate or GED equivalent
--- Medical Assistant Certification from an accredited school
(credentials in the state of employment in accordance with state
requirements and applicable regulations) or Military Medical
Specialist with current Medical Assistant credentials in the state
of employment in accordance with state requirements and applicable
--- Working knowledge of occupational medicine requirements (state
--- Previous medical office experience preferred
--- Concentra Core Competencies of Service Mentality, Attention to
Detail, Sense of Urgency, Initiative and Flexibility
--- Ability to make decisions or solve problems by using logic to
identify key facts, explore alternatives, and propose quality
--- Outstanding customer service skills as well as the ability to
deal with people in a manner which shows tact and
--- The ability to properly handle sensitive and confidential
information (including HIPAA and PHI) in accordance with federal
and state laws and company policies
--- Demonstrated willingness to participate in initial and ongoing
training as required.
--- Demonstrated effective communication and interaction with
employers, patients, providers and other employees.
--- Demonstrated ability to maintain working relationship with all
levels of employees.
--- Demonstrated excellent customer service skills
--- Demonstrated computer skills
--- Must successfully complete orientation and training as well as
demonstrate competency in all required medical tasks.
--- Obtain all certifications required of Medical Support
Specialists including but not limited to Drug Screen Collection,
Breath Alcohol Certification, Hair and Oral Fluids Collection.
401(k) with Employer Match
Paid Time Off
Colleague Referral Bonus Program
Center Achievement Bonuses
This position is eligible to earn a base compensation rate in the
state range of $19.01 to $28.22 hourly depending on job-related
factors as permitted by applicable law, such as level of
experience, geographic location where the work is performed, and/or
Concentra is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including
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