Medical Assistant (MA)

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POST DATE 8/31/2016
END DATE 10/12/2016

Physician Group of Utah West Jordan, UT

Company
Physician Group of Utah
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
1604462
AJE Ref #
576029364
Location
West Jordan, UT
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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We are looking for talented, dedicated Medical Assistants to join our team. In return for your talent and dedication, we ll support you with comprehensive benefits including: training, a competitive salary, medical/dental/vision, 401(k), work-life programs, employee discounts, generous tuition assistance, and opportunities to grow your career potential.

The Medical Assistant (MA) provides outstanding support to physicians and healthcare providers while providing exceptional care to patients and customers within the clinical scope of an MA. The MA ensures that patients are welcomed in a warm and friendly manner and sees that their needs and expectations are met. MA's are responsible for ensuring the smooth operations in the fast paced environment of the clinic with the goal of a positive patient experience with every encounter.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES
Coordinates with clinic staff to ensure a positive patient flow,waiting room, and exam room experience
Prepares patients to be seen by physicians, collects vital signs and testing as required by the healthcare provider
Assists provider with collection, documentation, processing, and verification of information related to patient care in an EMR system.
Performs diagnostic tests and processes and enters results
Communicates patient concerns and needs to the healthcare provider
Provides timely responses to patient inquiries and timely completion of assigned tasks
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively on the phone, in writing and via email, as well as ability to exercise discretion on sensitive and confidential matters
MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
This position requires verifiable successful completion of an accredited Medical Assistant program and a High School diploma or GED equivalent
*Medical Assistant Requirement - Current American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) Certification or current Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Certification

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
Successful completion of a medical assisting internship
One or more years experience in an outpatient clinic or other healthcare setting
One or more years of demonstrated customer service experience
Experience working with an EMR system
Phlebotomy experience
Bilingual in English and Spanish
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Standing, sitting, walking, speaking, listening, bending, reaching, pushing, pulling, lifting, grasping and manipulating tools, typing, using peripheral computer tools.

PLEASE NOTE:
All positions subject to close without notice
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

Job: Medical Assistant
Primary Location: Utah-West Jordan
Organization: Physician Group of Utah
Education Level: Technical Diploma
Employee Status: Full Time Benefit Eligible 36-40 hrs/wk
Work Schedule: Days