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  • The Medical Assistant

    Biloxi, MS 39532

    Posted: 05/12/2023 Industry: Medical Assistant Job Number: 3 Pay Rate: $13-15/hr

    Job Description

    Position Overview:

    The Medical Assistant is responsible for providing quality patient care following established standards and supporting physicians, nurses, and providers.



    Pascagoula, Ocean Springs, Biloxi, and Gulfport, Mississippi 

    Job Type:

    Full Time

    Monday through Friday 8a-4p or 9a-5p

    Occasional Saturdays 8-12



    Essential Job Responsibilities:

    • Places patient in exam rooms, obtains history and other preliminary exam information. Prepares patients for provider examination.
    • Prepares equipment and aids providers during treatment, examination, and procedures. Assists with patient assessments and examinations as needed.
    • Charts physician orders and documents treatment plan. Observes, records, and reports patients condition and reaction to treatment.
    • Coordinates and assists with discharge instructions, follow-up care, diagnostic tests, and existing and new medication instructions.
    • Acts as a liaison between patients, providers, and clinical teams and answers questions or offer guidance for patient families.
    • Participates in developing department goals, objectives and systems to support the overall mission of the organization; recommends new approaches and procedures to continually improve efficiency of the department and services.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.



    • High school graduate or equivalent. 
    • Completion of a Medical Assistant program.




    Job Requirements

    Additional Requirements:

    • Must be able to clearly and effectively communicate with patients, physicians, and staff.
    • Exceptional organizational skills required. Must be able to complete tasks with a high-degree of efficiency and accuracy while working in a fast-paced environment with frequent disruptions. 
    • Must have the ability to work independently while managing time and workload appropriately.
    • Must demonstrate ability to analyze data and resolve complex problems.
    • Proficiency of electronic records systems.
    • Must be able to demonstrate the ability to work independently within interpretive guidelines, and perform effectively in a fast-paced and constantly changing environment.
    • Must be able to build and maintain effective working relationships with patients, employees, and physicians.
    • Must be able to demonstrate a strong sense of customer-focus.
    • Must have and maintain a valid Mississippi driver's license.
    • Must have the ability to work overtime, as needed.
    • Must have the ability to meet the physical requirements necessary to successfully perform required job duties.


    Remote: None

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