Mount Sinai Careers
CLINICAL ASSISTANT - HUDSON YARDS - FULL TIME - 7:30AM TO 3:30PM
Strength Through Diversity
Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.
Provides clinical and administrative support to physicians/surgeons. Coordinates patient care by serving as a liaison between physicians, patients, families, internal/external healthcare providers, homecare providers and insurance companies. Mentors and trains less experienced staff members. Fulfills paitent care responsibilities as assigned which may include checking schedules and organizing patient flow, accompanying patients to exam/procedure rooms, assisting patients as needed with walking, transferring, dressing, collecting and processing specimens and point of care testing, and preparing the exam room. May assist physicians with various procedures such as vital signs. Relays instructions to patients and/or families. Answers calls and provides pertinent information. Will perform clerical duties as necessary. Will be required to perform proficient phlebotomy duties as assigned. High school diploma or GED required. Three years of experience as a Medical Assistant required, 5 years of experience preferred. Must have certification as a Medical Assistant from an approved school or equivalent training and experience. Must have knowledge of MS Office Suite. Must be able to multi-task, communicate effectively, have excellent telephone etiquette, and be proficient in medical terminology and HIPPA guidelines. Knowledge of electronic medical records (EMR) and/or billing systems preferred, but not required.