Aspen Valley Hospital

Aspen , CO
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Medical Assistant

Aspen Valley Hospital
Aspen, CO Full-time
Posted on March 7, 2019

Medical Assistant (Ear, Nose, Throat Clinic) Full-time (Mondays-Fridays), great benefits, competitive pay. Must be able to function well in a fast-paced clinic. Knowledge of Medical Terminology strongly preferred.

Under general supervision and according to established policies and procedures, this employee provides medical assistance under the direction of the clinic physicians in both the ENT Clinic and Ophthalmology Clinic within scope of practice. 

Duties include:

  • Facilitating clinic operations including clinic preparation, maintaining clinic flow, cleaning exam rooms between patients and cleaning dirty instruments according to policy. 
  • Accurate completion and documentation of MA clinic note including vital signs, chief complaint and assessment as appropriate.  
  • Assist MD with procedures, surgery scheduling and diagnostics scheduling along with appropriate follow up.  
  • Provide patient education as appropriate and complete the patient discharge process at the end of each visit. 
  • Answer patient phone calls and prescription refill requests in a timely manner.   
  • Communicate and coordinate information in a knowledgeable and courteous manner with patients, families, and staff.  
  • Assure patient safety and maintain confidentiality with patients, family members, and staff.  
  • Enter applicable charges each day and assure the patient record is complete. 
  • The medical assistant practices exceptional customer service and professionalism in all aspects of this role.

Equal Opportunity Employer

We are an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, gender, age, veteran status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, marital status or disability (in compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act) with respect to employment opportunities.