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University of Minnesota Physicians

Medical Assistant - Credentialed (Smiley's Family Medicine Clinic)

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Employer
University of Minnesota Physicians
Posted
Friday, December 28, 2012
Closes
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
Location
Minneapolis, MN
Employment Status

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Description

This position is 80% CMA and 20% Front Desk

The Medical Assistant - Credentialed performs delegated medical functions under the direction of a provider, authorized practitioner or RN in the delivery of care for all assigned patient populations, in accordance with all policy, procedure and practice guidelines. Supports providers in the delivery of patient care services. Prepares examining areas and patients for examination, procedure or treatment by a provider or authorized practitioner. Obtains vital signs and records patient’s medical history and other relevant data. Assists provider with patient examinations, treatments and/or procedures. Administers injections or assists with treatments/procedures under direction of authorized practitioner. The CMA will perform administrative duties: schedules, coordinates and monitors patient appointments, admissions and/or procedures, organize/maintain medical records and performs business-related tasks such as procedural/diagnostic coding, prepares submittable insurance forms. As a health care advocate, supports patient focused care and provides patient instruction

In order to qualify for this role, you must possess:

  • Medical Assistance Certification from an accredited school. If not certified, must attain AAMA certification within one year of employment
  • Experience working in an outpatient clinic setting

 

Preferred:

  • Bilingual in Spanish or Somali
  • Experience working in Family Medicine
  • Front Desk experience
  • Ability to work effectively with a diverse population of patients
  • Lab experience preferred
  • X-ray certification preferred

 

We offer a competitive salary and excellent benefits and provide you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of healthcare through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement



University of Minnesota Physicians