Alliance Staffing Job
Medical Office Assistant (MOA)
Franklin, NC (Macon County)
NCAPHA IS ACTIVELY RECRUITING FOR AN MEDICAL OFFICE ASSISTANT (MOA) TO BE PLACED AT THE MACON COUNTY HEALTH DEPT.
Position: Medical Office Assistant - (full-time: 30+ hours per week)
Macon County Public Health
Closing date: Until Filled
Employees in this contract position will perform a variety of tasks including clerical, sub-professional health services, and nursing tasks. Tasks involve recording and maintain patient data, assisting physicians and nurses with standard nursing and laboratory functions, documenting services in an electronic health record, communication via multiple media with patients, medical providers, referral sources, pharmacies, etc. Proficiency in keyboard and communication skills and ability to follow written and oral instruction is necessary. Some lifting of patients may be required. General work hours are Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. with some early morning or occasional evening and/or weekend work required to meet the public health needs of the community.
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Some knowledge of common health and safety precautions in working in local health departments.
Ability to work with staff and patients, under supervision, as set up by departmental policies.
Ability to maintain clerical records and to compile reports from these records.
Ability to use sound judgment and empathy in dealing with patients.
Ability to follow oral and written instructions.
Minimum Training and Experience Requirements
- Graduation High school or General Educational Development diploma, completion of a one-year formal training course in medical office assisting at a community college or technical institute; or High school or General Educational Development diploma and a combination of one year of clerical and health/dental related experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
How to apply:
Qualified candidates should apply at www.ncapha.org
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER/ADA EMPLOYER
All prospective employees are subject to a criminal background check.