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Administrative Medical Assistant - Kaufman, Texas

Kaufman, TX 75142
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  • Job Code
    867307

Do you have compassion and a passion to help others? Transforming healthcare and millions of lives as a result starts with the values you embrace and the passion you bring to achieve your life's best work. (sm)

 

This hybrid role is a blend of Office Front Desk Representative and Medical Assistant 50/50. In this role you must like variety and multi-tasking and enjoy working with patients and providers.

 
Primary Responsibilities:
  • Organizes the clinical environment and provides support in all patient care situations
  • Answer phones, complete office clerical work, medical refills and related computer work and insurance referrals and billing etc
  • Support includes but is not limited to assisting physicians and nursing personnel while provide quality customer service to patients
  • Perform other procedures under the direct supervision and responsibility of a medical provider. 
  • The MA assists in identifying patient needs or problems and communicating data to the provider or other members of the clinical team. 
  • Performs all duties at the expert level within the scope of a Medical Assistant's scope of practice.
  • Operates diagnostic equipment (cannot interpret tests), remove staples from superficial wounds, changes wound dressing and obtains cultures, administers non intravenous medication performs simple specimen collection via noninvasive techniques and collects blood specimens via venipuncture or via capillary, performs EKGs. 
  • Performs quality control checks on equipment. 
  • Prepares and sterilizes medical equipment using the autoclave.
  • Records patient care documentation in the medical record accurately and in a timely manner. Identifies when other MA's documentation is incorrect and alerts clinic leadership.
  • Coordinates patient care as directed by provider, and policies/procedures
  • Respects patient confidentiality at all times. Ensures others are also respecting patient confidentiality;
  • Organizes exam and treatment rooms, stocks and cleans rooms and sterilizes instruments. Gathers supplies as per provider direction.  Ensures that supplies are available, stock is inventoried, log data is accurate and supplies are rotated. Follows up with discrepancies.
  • Creates and maintains an environment that supports infection prevention
  • Telephone and in-person screenings intake and gathering of information without requiring the exercise of judgment based on clinical knowledge
 

The pace is fast and you'll need to be comfortable managing multiple priorities. You may be required to work in multiple locations, so scheduling flexibility is essential. You must also be able to respond calmly and effectively in emergency situations.

 

You'll be rewarded and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.


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Posted: 2020-03-11 Expires: 2020-05-10

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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Administrative Medical Assistant - Kaufman, Texas

UnitedHealth Group
Kaufman, TX 75142

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