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Medical Assistant

Company: Jefferson Center for Mental Health
Location: Wheat Ridge
Posted on: March 10, 2018

Job Description:

Medical Assistant Overview Provide psychiatric services to consumers at Jefferson Center for Mental Health. Medical Assistant will collaborate with prescribers in all phases of medication management and follow-up, medication groups, medication problems and side effects. Identify potential physical problems impacting the mental health consumers. Responsibilities Medical Assistant will coordinate prescription refills; respond to all refill requests with 3 business days Coordinate PAP refills Assist clients with medication box refills Perform injections Review and order labs, notify prescriber of any abnormal labs requiring immediate attention Assist prescribers in tracking and meeting timeframes for annual labs Ensure compliance with OSHA regulations Stock and reconcile the medication cabinets Provide clients with medication education Triage phone calls from clients. Return calls promptly, within 24 hours during work days Monitor and review clients' charts for medication/medical issues with appropriate follow-up Coordination of care with clients, prescribers, including documentation of medical medications and dosing, physical diagnoses, monitoring of potential medication interactions with psychiatric medications and referrals as indicated Submit prior authorizations to clients' insurance in a timely manner Address medication changes with prescribers Other Duties: Maintain effective interpersonal relations with clients, peers, management, visitors, and the general public Effectively respond to clients' needs and problems, initiate and maintain positive interactions, and provide timely response to phone calls, emails and other requests Work cooperatively with other community agencies As appropriate and as agreed with supervisor, participate in committees and task forces of the Center or the community Attend and complete all required training in a timely manner Qualifications Candidate must have Medical Assistant Certification through an accredited college Candidate must have 1 year of medical assisting experience, preferably in a psychiatric setting Must be knowledgeable of psychiatric medications and typical dosing parameters Required to have knowledge of psychiatric care/mental health diagnoses and treatment Candidate must have the ability to communicate well with clients from all walks of life Candidate must be able to communicate effectively with staff and providers Must possess basic computer skills BACH_a33d1a

Keywords: Jefferson Center for Mental Health, Denver, Medical Assistant, Healthcare, Wheat Ridge, Colorado

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