To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Requires a minimum of High School Diploma or GED Equivalent and one (1) year of experience working as an administrative and/or medical assistant. One (1) year of experience in direct patient care and/or medical assistant certificate preferred. Experience working in Pediatrics preferable. Must be proficient in PC usage and bilingual in English and Spanish. A thorough understanding and working knowledge of patient confidentiality issues and HIPAA compliance/regulations is essential.
Reasoning Ability - Ability to apply common sense understandting to carry out moderately complex, multi-step instructions and make appropriate independent decisions as necessary.
Physical Demands - Regularly required to sit; frequently required to reach with hands and arms, walk, stoop, kneel, crouch, talk or hear; must be able to lift objects up to thirty (30) pounds.
Reasonable accomodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Work Environment - Mostly in a typical office setting with quiet to moderate noise level.