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Medical Assistant

Company: ORTHOPEDIC CENTERS OF COLORADO LLC
Location: Denver
Posted on: April 3, 2024

Job Description:

Description:MEDICAL ASSISTANT POSITION OVERVIEW:Responsible for assisting physicians with basic patient care and providing unparallel customer service to patients while adhering to established protocols, processes and volume without ever compromising quality. Looking for a X-ray technician with medical assistant or nursing experience preferred.MEDICAL ASSISTANT ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • Prepares patient for examination and procedures
  • Ensure all initial consultations, pertinent notes, lab slips, radiology and pathology reports are entered in the patient's file and available to the physician prior to patient arrival
  • Obtain and document patient history and chief complaint, and prepare them for the office visit by taking and documenting the patient's vitals
  • Provide basic wound care
  • Cast, splint, or brace patient's
  • Basic x-ray imaging
  • Assist physician as needed during procedure; monitor patient in recovery area
  • Prepare all medication prescriptions, physical therapy orders, diagnostic testing orders and others in accordance with the physician's direction
  • Track incoming imaging and reports for upcoming consultations / office visits
  • Provide patient education with regards to office policies, medications, management of pain/injury/disease, home treatments and special diets using appropriate medical terminology as directed by the physician
  • Ensure all consent forms are completed, signed and filed
  • Respond to patient / physician / pharmacy calls calls/messages and assist with their needs
  • Coordinate patient care with team members
  • Other Medical Assistant duties as assigned
  • Communicate physician referral requests to referral staff for processing
  • Assist in obtaining any necessary insurance authorizations for the patient's treatment
  • Maintain supplies, equipment, prepare and clean exam/procedure rooms, stocking and sterilizing instruments ensuring patient rooms are stocked, cleaned, and presentable
  • Schedule surgery appointments and send reminders
  • Assist physician with office visit coding
  • Complete, send and answer questions regarding surgery paperwork
  • Other duties as assigned SALARY & BENEFITS:$Per hour
    • Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance
    • Generous PTO package and paid holidays
    • Company-paid life insurance and long term disability insurance
    • Ability to purchase accident insurance, short and long-term disability insurance.
    • Opportunities for internal training and development
    • Annual stipend for continuing education in certain positions
    • Retirement Plan eligibility after one year of service with eligibility in company profit sharing
    • Most positions offer Monday - Friday work schedulesRequirements:MEDICAL ASSISTANT REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
      • Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) and Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
      • Minimum of 5 years working as a medical assistant with 2+ years of recent experience as a medical assistant.
      • Strong focus on patient quality and customer service
      • Excellent follow through to see tasks to completion
      • Strong and clear written and verbal communication skills
      • Possesses a high degree of self-motivation and produces high quality work with minimal supervision
      • MEDICAL ASSISTANT DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS:
      • Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)
      • Limited Scope Operator Xray License in Colorado
      • Experience with Allscripts MEDICAL ASSISTANT WORKING CONDITIONS:
        • Typical clinical office and exam/procedure room environment.
        • Possible exposure to communicable diseases and other conditions common to clinical settings
        • Frequent standing, typing, moussing, and reading paper and electronic documents
        • Ability to file and track documents and data, both in written and electronic form
        • Able to frequently stoop, lift carry and push/pull 15 pounds and occasionally up to 30 pounds
        • Hours of business are Monday - Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
        • On occasion, some early, late and overtime hours may be required. PI5e3ef7760c5c-31181-32965247

Keywords: ORTHOPEDIC CENTERS OF COLORADO LLC, Denver , Medical Assistant, Other , Denver, Colorado

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