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Certified Medical Assistant 10/10/2017

Envision Healthcare Coppell, TX

Location
Coppell, TX
AJE Ref #
579721139
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
435129300
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Envision Physician Services is a national physician services company providing anesthesia, emergency medicine, hospital medicine, radiology, surgical services, and women's and children's health services. Envision Physician Services has more than 1,000 exclusive contracts with client hospitals nationwide. Questcare, our primary care clinics, has an excellent opportunity for a Certified Medical Assistant to join our team in Coppell, TX!

We offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Full Medical, Dental and Vision benefits

Company Matching 401 K

Tuition Reimbursement

Company Paid Life Insurance and Long-term Disability

2 weeks Paid Vacation


Duties & Responsibilities

* Provides clinical and administrative support for providers, patients, and office operations

* Triage adult and pediatric patients and obtain vital signs, record medical history & confirm purpose of visit

* Room patients for examination

* Draw blood and assist with various skills

* Keep exam rooms stocked with adequate medical supplies, maintain instruments, prepare sterilization tools and equipment as required

* Perform laboratory work, injections, and vaccines

* Assist with x-rays and EKG's

* Administer medications as directed by physician

* Comply with legal regulations to maintain a safe, secure and healthy work environment for staff and patients

* Monitor supplies and place inventory orders

* Practice common safety hazards and precautions

* Assist with referrals and prior authorizations

* Maintain medical records

* Screens telephone calls for referral to physician

* Oversee laboratory coding for insurance purposes

* Maintain all laboratory logs and required checks

* Assist with prescription needs and refills



Skills & Qualifications

* High School Diploma or equevalent

* Current BLS Certification at hire

* Completion of a nationally recognized accredited medical assistant training program, including a practicum (externship) of at least 160 hours, OR successful completion of a formal medical services training program of the United States Armed Forces

* MA Certification received from a nationally recognized and accredited certifying body, upon hire. Currently, these include:

* The American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA), awarding the Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

* The American Medical Technologists (AMT), awarding the Registered Medical Assistant (RMA)

* The National Center for Competency Testing, awarding the National Certified MA (NCMA)

* The National Health Career Association, awarding the Certified Clinical Medical Assistant (CCMA)

* The National Association for Health Professionals awarding the Nationally Registered Certified Medical Assistant (NRCMA)

* CPR Certification

* NCT Certification

* Phlebotomy Certification is a plus

* EKG Certification

* Knowledge of medical practice and medical terminology

* Skill in identifying and resolving problems


EOE including Veterans and Disabled