National Float Medical AssistantApply Job ID 16070 Date posted Dec. 05, 2019 Location Remote Full Time / Part Time Full time (FT)
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.
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
Appropriate education and/or experience may be substituted on an equivalent basis
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Graduate of an accredited Medical Assistant program
- 1 year experience as a Medical Assistant
- Phlebotomy and lab experience
- Experience working front office
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
- 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.
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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