Sanford Health

Corporate Medicine Assistant - Employee Health

Fargo, North Dakota
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Feb 28, 2018
Job Type

Provide secretarial and/or clinical support within an assigned clinic unit.


Maintains patient records, coordinates patient services and functions as a point of contact for medical and nursing staff, patients, and internal and external company contacts. Performs clerical duties including answering telephones, distributing mail, preparing and filing paperwork, and ordering and storing supplies. Responsible for greeting and directing patients, relaying information and messages to patients and medical/nursing staff, and facilitating communication between the Occupation Medicine, Employee Health and other healthcare providers. Maintains and updates patient health information. Transcribes practitioner medical notes. Assembles, stores and retrieves patient records. Prepares and completes admission and discharge paperwork. Files test and lab reports within medical records. Coordinates patient services by scheduling tests, treatments, and consultations for patients. Performs routine testing, sampling and other technical services to support Occupational Medicine and Employee Health Services, when needed. Must be self-directed with a high level of accountability and require minimal supervision. Ability to adapt to change. Required mental alertness and concentration to detail and confidentiality. Proficiency in secretarial skills. Ability to efficiently operate and maintain sensitive sampling equipment. Excellent communication and problem solving skills. Knowledge of medical terminology preferred. Basic computer knowledge with ability to learn various programs utilized in the provision of care. Willingness to be trained to perform hearing & vision screenings as well as drug testing specimen collection. Ability to learn and understand occupational and employee health practice. Needs good knowledge of Microsoft Office and Windows-based computer applications. Effective oral and written communication skills. Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize duties. Ability to deal with the public in a positive manner.


The following may be preferred applicable to daily job function: UAP, Medical Assistant, CMA, Medical Examiners Certification, DATIA Certification, CAOHC or C.N.A. If applicable to daily job function, must be obtained within six months of employment. High school graduate or equivalent required.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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