Mount Sinai Careers

Medical Assistant/Patient Service Representative

New York, New York
Professional / Managerial / Administrative


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

 

Mount Sinai Downtown Doctors – Outpatient Orthopedics – 75216

 

Job Title: Medical Assistant / Patient Service Representative

 
Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Responsible for effectively and efficiently providing patient procedures as ordered by the physician under the guidance of licensed medical staf (LPN, RN, NP or MD )
  • Provides clerical support necessary for efficient and effective functioning of the office
  • Performs EKGs as ordered by the physician 
  • Performs lab testing as ordered by the physician
  • Performs PFT as ordered by the physician  
  • Performs audiometry as ordered by the physician 
  • Admits patient to the exam room and takes vital signs, height and weight, medical history, medication history and allergy history
  • Schedules patient appointments
  • Calls insurance companies to verify coverage and eligibility


Requirements:

Education:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required. 
  • Certification as a Medical Assistant or two (2) years relevant work experience preferred.
 

Experience:

  • Ability to handle diversified responsibility in fast-paced environment required.
  • Excellent phone manners, flexibility, knowledge of computer data entry and excellent interpersonal skills required. 
 

Strength Through Diversity

 

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. 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 work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care. 

Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 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 hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel 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 is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation. 

EOE Minorities/Women/Disabled/Veterans