Medical Assistant - MA - Heart %26 Vascular Institute
Company: SCL Health
Posted on: June 14, 2019
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they
hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your
Youre generous with your thoughts, your time and especially your
voice, because your opinion matters.
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.
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.
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
As a Medical Assistant you need to know how to:
Perform general administrative and patient care tasks in accordance
with the SCL MGPS MA Scope of Practice, and other established
policies and procedures.
Possess the ability to communicate effectively and diplomatically
within a multidisciplinary care team.
Greet and prepare patients for the health care provider while
maintaining a positive and caring attitude.
Be attentive to patients needs, coordinate care, administer care,
and document appropriately.
Provide for patient safety and protection of patient privacy rights
by observing HIPAA regulations.
Obtain and record patient information, vital signs, height, weight,
allergies, current medications, medical history, and chief
Demonstrate knowledge of examination, diagnostic and treatment room
May be required to draw and collect blood samples and prepare
specimens for laboratory analysis.
Per Provider request, may perform routine tests including but not
limited to EKGs, hearing and vision screens.
Schedule patients for diagnostic testing and follow up as
appropriate to ensure completion of testing.
Communicate test results to patients and establish plan of care by
phone or mail as directed by the Provider.
Document patient plan(s) of care, tests and examination results in
the medical record as directed by the provider.
Prepare, clean and sterilize instruments and maintain equipment,
stock patient exam rooms while maintaining cleanliness and
organization, and dispose of contaminated items according to
Administer ordered medications and/or vaccines via oral, injection,
topical, rectal, ophthalmic, and/or inhalant administration.
Escalate non-routine issues, questions and/or concerns to the
practice manager and/or healthcare provider(s).
Ensure safety checklists/quality controls are completed as
Demonstrate sound judgment and composure with the ability to take
appropriate action in questionable or emergency situations.
Promote mission, vision, and values of SCL Health, and abide by
service behavior standards.
Perform other duties as assigned.
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which
is why we require:
High School Diploma or equivalent, required
Current BLS certification, required
Minimum of three (3) months of previous experience within a
healthcare setting, required
Successful completion of initial MA onboarding program within 90
days, annual skills fair, and in-services for site specific tasks,
Ability to successfully function in a fast paced, service oriented
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail and accuracy,
Completion of an approved course of Medical Assistant study,
Successful completion of an Accredited National Certification Exam
(i.e.: AAMA or AMT) for Certified Medical Assistants (CMA) or
Registered Medical Assistant (RMA), preferred
At least one (1) year of Medical Assistant experience,
YOUR NEXT MOVE.
Now that you know more about being a Medical Assistant 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
Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis
of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or
access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or
activities, or on the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and
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