The Medical Support Assistant duties include:
Processing orders and charting of ordered medications
usually done by the ward clerks in an inpatient setting.
Performing release of information duties both inpatient
and ambulatory care.
Requesting medical information from other facilities.
Checking in scheduled and unscheduled appointments of
Managing appointments and collecting demographic
information for the designated team.
Coordinating outpatient scheduling of all appointments
for designated team providers.
Assisting team staff in obtaining laboratory, radiology,
Assisting team staff in updating problem list for each
episode of care.
Accessing medication profiles to ensure that patient
medication requests are referred to the assigned provider or team member.
Assisting team staff in monitoring JCAHO required record
criteria (i.e. history and physical exam, signing operation reports, informed
Coordinating consultations in the facility and with other
Transcribing doctor's orders in outpatient setting.
Screening and referring telephone calls to appropriate
Performing other duties such as fee basis referral,
filing records, reminder call for patient's appointments in clinics, writing
minutes for meetings, action required profile and time keeping.
Work schedule: There are various work schedules available. Typically, work schedules are Monday- Friday, day shift. However, management will determine the actual tour of duty for each specific area/location.
Relocation Expenses: Relocation expenses will not be reimbursed for this position.
Relocation/Recruitment Incentives: Relocation/Recruitment incentives are not authorized for this position.