Des Moines Orthopedic Sur Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) in West Des Moines, Iowa

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.

The CMA position is located in West Des Moines, IA. We currently have two openings, one in Triage and one in MRI. The MRI position would be between the hours of 2:00-10:00 pm.

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 charts 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.

The Perks - DMOS Orthopaedic Centers offers you:

A work-life balance with generous levels of time offCompetitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including affordable health, vision and dental insuranceA competitive 401K/pension plan