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LifePoint Health Ortho Medical Assistant in Russellville, Kentucky

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:The incumbent is to present for work in a timely manner, groomed professionally, and perform their job function in accordance with all Logan Memorial Hospital standards of performance, policies and procedures. Each employee is responsible for upholding the Logan Memorial Hospital Values, namely: respect for every individual, delivery of quality service, constant pursuit of excellence and commitment to integrity. In addition, each employee is responsible to abide by and uphold the Logan Memorial Hospital Standards of Performance.

This incumbent is responsible for overseeing the day to day operations in a physician office/clinic. The incumbent may be involved with financial bookkeeping, scheduling of patients, and billing. The incumbent, under the direction and supervision of the Physician, may assist in direct patient care activities such as venipuncture, taking vital signs, and giving injections. The incumbent demonstrates professional development and clinical competency and manages patient care assignments as well as other organizational tasks related to the office operations. The incumbent is responsible for researching and resolving denied claims. Follows up with accounts over 60 days and takes necessary action to expedite payment and/or zero account. Performs necessary steps to obtain insurance coverage for self-pay accounts.**

Minimum Qualifications: Medical Assistant certification preferred; BLS is required. A minimum of one year of scheduling, billing, and clinical experience in a physician office or clinic.

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Organization: *Logan Memorial Mathis

Title: Ortho Medical Assistant

Location: Kentucky-Russellville

Requisition ID: 7433-1423