Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)/ Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

West Des Moines, IA posted on December 19

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For over 60 years, our experienced and knowledgeable staff has been committed to providing patients with the most comprehensive orthopaedic care available in central Iowa. We are a surgeon owned, leading and trusted organization, devoted to providing world class care to our patients. DMOS Orthopaedic Center is dedicated to improving the lives of our patients in our communities by providing the highest quality of orthopaedic care.

Our mission is to provide a world class brand experience for our patients and their families with our company – our people, physical locations, communications and our surgeons. We are all committed to improving lives – and without our patients, we would cease to exist. 

DMOS Orthopaedic Centers offers our staff a work-life balance with generous levels of time off, competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insurance, with a competitive 401K/pension plan.

This Full Time position is available at our West office between the hours of 7:45AM-5:00pm (depending on when the last patient is seen). 

We are looking for a Certified Medical Assistant who will be responsible for greeting and rooming patients as well as assisting physicians, secretaries and staff with daily patient care.

Have a positive can-do attitude and a love for your job? If so, you’ll be our ideal candidate.Join our leading team of orthopaedic surgeons and discover how your talents can change lives.

You Will:

  • Updates patient information in the EMR system. 
  • Prepares patients for examination by physician. 
  • Assists physician, RN, PA, or CNP with in office procedures such preparation and set up.   
  • Communicates information such as testing, procedures, etc. to the patient and family. 
  • Organizes and maintains exam rooms. 
  • Changes wound dressings. 
  • Removes sutures and/or staples. 
  • Send electronic prescriptions and complete prescription requests under doctors direction.
  • Completes FMLA, Short Term Disability and Work Status Forms.
  • Prepare electronic health record notes for follow up patients.
  • Record new patient data in the EHR.
  • Responds to patient phone calls.
  • Adheres to organizational policy with particular attention to standards of conduct and to confidentiality as it relates to HIPAA.


  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience in the Health related industry is preferred but must have general knowledge and understanding of a medical clinic. 
  • Must be an organized, motivated individual. 
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills. 
  • General knowledge of office equipment such as a copy machine, printer and fax machine.
  • Experience with Microsoft Outlook, Intergy software, Docuscan, and EOB Express software preferred, but not required.