Medical Assistant Float - Columbus

Medical/Healthcare Columbus, Ohio Columbus, Ohio



The Medical Assistant supports the clinical team by completing clinical and administrative tasks related to patient care at the direction of the nurse (RN/LPN) or provider (MD/DO/NP/PA).

Essential functions of the job include, but are not limited to, traveling, driving or having reliable transportation; written communication; utilizing a computer for typing and patient care; attending meetings.


  • Room patients, obtain vitals, and update basic health information in electronic health record (EHR).
  • Review and complete daily tasks such as answering phones, completing prior authorizations, and handling medical records requests as requested by Leadership.
  • Administer injections (intramuscular, subcutaneous, or intradermal) as ordered and log all medications administered in appropriate logs and trackers.
  • Prepare exam rooms for patient visits by sterilizing and cleaning surfaces, and restocking supplies.
  • Assist provider with procedures as indicated.
  • Document all care provided and interactions with patients in the EHR.
  • Process patient referrals for specialty care and follow-up, as needed, to ensure quality specialty care was provided.
  • Provide follow up phone calls to clients or other professionals as needed.
  • Adhere to the Equitas Health Care Corporate Compliance Standards of Conduct and all related policies and procedures.
  • Participate in other agency meetings as requested by Leadership.
  • Demonstrate unconditional positive regard to clients and conduct all aspects of job responsibilities with a focus on exceptional customer service.
  • Contribute to a positive work environment by demonstrating unconditional positive regard to all Equitas Health employees, interns, etc. with an understanding, awareness, and respect for diversity.
  • Conduct special projects and perform any other related duties as assigned by Leadership
  • Anticipate the customers’ needs and take proactive steps to meet those needs by listening and taking responsibility within scope to ensure issues are resolved.
  • Assure a clean, orderly, and functional work environment
  • Is an effective team member who is flexible, cooperative, and willing to assist others
  • Manage difficult or conflict situations constructively and seek appropriate assistance. 
  • Act as a resource and mentor to new employees, students, and other team members. 
  • Actively participate in departmental professional development activities
    • Successful completion of a Medical Assistant Certificate program
    • Current certification in CPR/BLS.
    • High school diploma or GED is required.
SALARY RANGE: $37,000 - 46,200

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and other Qualifications:

  • One year or greater experience as a Medical Assistant.
  • Experience working in electronic health records required. Epic experience preferred.
  • Ability to work Saturdays.
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, and customer service skills required
  • Exemplary written and verbal communication skills.
  • Must have sensitivity to, interest in and competence in cultural differences, HIV/AIDS, minority health, Gender Affirming Care ,sexual practices, chemical dependency and a demonstrated competence in working with persons of color, and gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender community. 
  • Proficiency in all Microsoft Office applications and other computer applications required.
  • Reliable transportation, driver’s license and proof of auto insurance require