Medical Assistant – Chattanooga


If interested please send resume to: VPC-Recruiting@vpcenters.com. Please add job title in subject line of the email.

Position Summary:

The primary objective of the MA is to assist the physician with all aspects of patient care, as well as represent the company in a professional and courteous manner. The position primarily involves supporting the Doctor and assisting the patients in a manner consistent with a pleasurable clinic experience, accurate information, and positive patient outcome.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Entrusted with handling confidential information, material and abide by HIPAA guidelines.
  • Escort patients to and from treatment rooms, distribute health information and collect lab specimens.
  • Ensures all new-patient forms and charts are completed prior to consultation with the Podiatrist and reviews medical history.
  • Check vital signs: height/weight, administers medications, removes socks/shoes/dressings, perform Xrays.
  • Handle Rx refill duties.
  • Reviews instructions with patients: orthotic agreements, consent forms, etc.
  • Clean rooms after each treatment: disinfect countertops, disinfect/sterilize used instruments, sweep floor, etc.
  • Maintains a safe, secure, and healthy work environment.
  • Maintains customer-service orientation at all times.
  • Records billing information of services rendered.

Other Training, Skills, Certifications, & Key Competencies:

  • High School graduate and formal training from a vocational school or equivalent
  • 2+ years prior medical experience in a similar clinical setting; work with a Podiatrist preferred.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure
  • Ability to interact positively with other staff members
  • Working knowledge of electronic health records and MS Office (word, outlook) etc.
  • eClinicalswork a PLUS

Job Type: Full-time

Salary negotiable based on experience. Benefits Offered.