Lead Medical Assistant - MA - Denver OB-GYN
Company: SCL Health
Posted on: November 8, 2018
You. You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Lead Medical Assistant. Your compassion is tangible: whether your patient is 18 or 85, they feel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support. You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly. Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible. Us. SCL Health Medical Group is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. With locations throughout Colorado and Montana, we offer a wide variety of primary and specialty care services. Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning. We. Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well encourage joy and take pride in our integrity. Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing. Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn. Your day. As a Lead Medical Assistant, you need to know how to: -- Promote mission, vision and values of SCL Health -- Actively fulfill Best in the Nation goals -- Introduce and greet patient in a prompt and pleasant manner -- Record reasons for patient visit and anticipates healthcare providers needs appropriately in EHR -- Prepare exam room and procedure rooms with necessary supplies and equipment -- Assist healthcare provider with examination, procedures and treatments -- Assess patient barriers to learning -- Obtain vital signs, identify fall risks and reassures that patient is safe and comfortable -- Perform clinical skills competently that may include: giving injections, obtaining specimens, venipuncture, blood pressure, Non-Stress Tests, EKG (including explaining and preparing patient), respiratory treatments, vision and hearing exams, pulse oximetry, and other skills as specified by site or clinic -- Triage telephone calls and prescription refill requests according to protocol, determines if emergency or routine and processes as per clinic protocol -- Respond to emergency activity within the office according to protocol -- Schedule diagnostics tests, treatments and acute office appointments -- Comply with environment of care, patient safety and infection control procedures as established within the clinic and by the hospital -- Communicate with providers and other staff members by expressing verbal and written thoughts clearly and concisely -- Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served -- May instruct patients in the use of a home glucometer based on clinic assignment -- May fill liquid nitrogen according to policy and training, based on clinic assignment -- Maintain patient files, records and other information -- Maintain patient confidentiality Your experience. We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is why we require: -- High school diploma or equivalent -- Graduation from an accredited program for Medical Assisting -- Lead experience preferred -- 2 years Medical Assistant experience preferred -- Current BLS certification -- Medical Assistant Certification preferred -- Experience working with and sensitivity toward special populations, including those with limited income, limited education, and non-English speaking individuals Your next move. Now that you know more about being a Lead MA-- on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
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