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National Float Medical Assistant

Apply Job ID 14432 Date posted Jul. 10, 2019 Location Remote Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)

Quad/Graphics

Nearly thirty years ago, QuadMed was born out of the idea that health care should be simple. By providing employers and their employees with quality onsite and near-site primary care, with a focus on wellness and prevention, we make a culture of health and well-being possible. Our caregivers working as a team, and with ample appointment times, have the opportunity to build meaningful patient relationships that produce measurable health improvement results. We’re proud to be a nationally recognized leader committed to transforming health care for the better. At QuadMed you can showcase your skills and your passion for patient care.

GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB

The Medical Assistant Float is part of the team dedicated to providing comprehensive, accessible care and superior evidence-based medicine through innovative practices focusing on wellness and prevention.  The individual in this position will be a highly motivated, quality-conscious healthcare worker interested in working in an environment where one-on-one time with patients and positive outcomes are the ultimate measurement of success.  The successful candidate will focus on prevention and wellness, and perform all medical assistant functions.  Dependent upon the scope of this role, travel at a local, regional, or national level will be required.


KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Measures and records vital signs (weight, height, blood pressure, etc.)

  • Ensures accurate and timely documentation into the EMR; i.e.- patient interviews and histories, vital signs, treatments, test results

  • Assists medical staff with patient examinations
  • Uses CPR skills when necessary
  • Maintains supplies, equipment, stocks, and sterilizes instruments

  • Provides patients with instructions and other information regarding preparations for the service and necessary registration

  • Maintains confidentiality of all patient and organization information, and follows federal and state regulations and organization policies regarding protection of patient information

  • Participates in development activities and maintains affiliations with medical assistant associations, as applicable

  • Commitment to concepts of preventative health care programs and team based approach to health care delivery

  • Front office duties including but not limited to reception, patient check-in/check-out, payment collection, and electronic scheduling

  • Performs other position-related duties as assigned
  • Where permitted, and as directed:

    • May perform routine screening tests
    • Draws patient blood samples as directed and prepares samples for ordered laboratory analysis, and collection of other ordered lab specimens.

    • Prepares and administers ordered injectable medications and immunizations

    • Changes dressings, applies bandages, removes sutures and performs other first aid procedures

    • Assists patients with the scheduling of internal/external referrals

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Appropriate education and/or experience may be substituted on an equivalent basis

Education:
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program
Experience:
  • 1 year experience as a Medical Assistant
  • Phlebotomy and lab experience
  • Experience working front office
  • Medical Assistant certification through AAMA

  • Skill certification through NIOSH or CAOHC

  • Experience working in a Primary Care setting

  • Bilingual in Spanish a plus but not required

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: 

  • Current CPR certification required

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: 

  • Commitment to concepts of preventative health care programs and team approach to health care delivery
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (oral/written) required
  • Experience working in a medical facility and/or front office preferred
  • Bilingual a plus
Travel:
  • Ability to travel via various means of transportation; i.e. airplane; vehicle.  Travel expectations will be closely tied to local, regional, or national health center roles.
ADDITIONAL COMPANY INFORMATION

We offer excellent benefits to eligible employees, including 401(k), holidays, vacations and more. In select states, patient care is provided by an independent physician-owned corporation.

Quad/Graphics is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company’s policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, age, military or veteran status, disability, genetic information or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories. 

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