Medical Office Specialist (Certified Medical Assistant) - Outpatient Orthopedics - MSBI/USD - Full Time, M-F, 9am to 5pm

  • New York Ny
  • 11/18/2022
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Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Roles & Responsibilities:

The Medical Office Specialist offers clinical and medical office support to physicians and surgeons.  Assists in patient care and administrative duties necessary to deliver quality patient care.  Performs various duties as a member of the health team in the treatment and care of patient and their families and also assists with tasks to support the unit. Participates and supports the health team in the direct patient care under the supervision of an RN/LPN or MD.

  1. Monitors patient flow in waiting room and resolves patient flow issues related to registration and post-visit processing                     
  2. Provides set-up of examination room and instruments in accordance with proper techniques established by hospital and infection control policies.                      
  3. Takes and monitors vital signs, including fetal heart rate if necessary                     
  4. Performs phlebotomy, point of care testing, and other procedures as indicated by physician order, including but not limited to electrocardiogram and phototherapy      
  5. Assists with procedures as necessary including but not limited to echocardiogram, sigmoidoscopy, proctoscopy, nasal scope, colposcopy, biopsy, LEEP, laser and cystoscopy            
  6. Sets up oxygen and suction               

Requirements:

High School Diploma/GED.

Certification as a Medical Assistant from an approved school or two years of experience working as a medical assistant. For Internal MSBI applicants, the certificate requirement may be waived if the applicant has two continuous years of recent experience within Union Square

Licensed/Credentialed as a Phlebotomist or EKG technician preferred

Two years of experience working as a Medical Assistant

Basic Life Support (BLS) (1 Year)                               Issuing Agency: AHA or Red Cross

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity, equity, and inclusion are key drivers for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education, and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together. We invite you to participate actively as a part of the Mount Sinai Health System team by:  

  • Using a lens of equity in all aspects of patient care delivery, education, and research to promote policies and practices to allow opportunities for all to thrive and reach their potential
  • Serving as a role model confronting racist, sexist, or other inappropriate actions by speaking up, challenging exclusionary organizational practices, and standing side-by-side in support of colleagues who experience discrimination
  • Inspiring and fostering an environment of anti-racist behaviors among and between departments and co-workers

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people and to create an inclusive, welcoming and nurturing work environment where all feel they are valued, belong, and are able to professionally advance. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, contribute to the patient experience and quality of patient care.

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Who We Are

Over 42,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

The Mount Sinai Health System (MSHS) provides equal employment opportunity to all its employees and applicants for employment without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their actual or perceived race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, gender identity, age, disability, marital or parental status, sexual orientation, veteran, immigration, citizenship, or other protected status.

 EOE including Veterans and Disabled