Bozeman Health MEDICAL ASSISTANT in Bozeman, Montana

MEDICAL ASSISTANT

Req Number:

8462

Facility:

Bozeman Health Urgent Care

Department:

BUC BHUC CL

Schedule:

Full Time

FTE:

0.9

Shift:

Variable Shifts

Additional Info:

Urgent Care Position which includes days, evenings, weekends, and holidays

Job Details:

POSITION DESCRIPTION POSITION SUMMARY Perform clerical/clinical duties in a Urgent Care setting and provide assistance to the medical staff with the goal of increasing efficiency, provider productivity and patient satisfaction. Performs medical duties within the scope of a certified Medical Assistant and Limited Radiology Permit holder. REQUIREMENTS EDUCATION Required: Medical Assistant Certification through AAMA or AMT, Current CPR certification Preferred: Associate Degree/Medical Assisting LICENSURE and CERTIFICATION Required: Medical Assistant Certification through AAMA or AMT, Current CPR certification Preferred: Limited License Radiology ARRT EXPERIENCE Required: Computer literacy Customer Service Expertise EHR experience Experience working with protected health information Medical Terminology proficiency Clinic Care Routines Preferred: Two years medical/clinical office experience, Outpatient or Walk-In Clinic ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 95% Time Spent - Perform simple X-rays, consistent with a limited radiology permit Room patients, obtain and record histories, vital signs, medication lists, allergies, and test results in the patient medical record and refer information to the providers Prepare exam rooms for use Assist providers with procedures and perform related tasks as instructed Perform ear wax removals, staple and suture removals Dress wounds and incisions Competent use of LifePack, microscope, nebulizer, pulse oximeter Administer medications and immunizations Obtain blood specimens, perform simple in-office lab tests, preparing specimens and requisitions for transfer to other labs Take, record, and respond to phone messages Relay patient test results and treatment recommendations to patients Fax/phone/mail prescriptions, forms, and medical record reports Schedule patient appointments, referrals, procedures, and tests, providing patients with pertinent information Coordinate necessary pre-authorizations Produce and manage tracking and referral reports Scan reports into Medical Records Maintain medical inventory and medications, assisting with all vendor requests Monitor refrigeration temps, oxygen tanks, and autoclave Monitor and maintain a variety of medical equipment including, LifePack, microscope, nebulizer, pulse oximeter Oversee daily sterilization process for supplies and instruments Interact with other medical offices and care providers 5% Time Spent Other duties as assigned