Job Description

Requisition Number
19-0041

Post Date
3/5/2019

Title
Medical Assistant, Minnesota Occupational Health

Employment Type
Full Time

Work Hours
8am - 5pm

Hours per week
40

City
St. Paul

State
MN

Description
Personal Growth. Expansion. Teamwork. Innovation. Be a part of a truly patient-first environment and an organization that cares about their employees.

The Medical Assistant performs a variety of duties including assisting physicians with patient care and handling clerical, environmental, and organizational tasks. Provides information to patients so they may fully utilize and benefit from the clinical services. This position will also have medical records responsibilities including filing, pulling charts and chart preparation.

Monitor patient flow and accompany patients to exam/procedure room, assisting, as needed, with walking transfers.

Measure patient statistics and vitals, including height, weight, blood pressure, eye evaluations or performing a urine analysis dip. Prepare patient for physical evaluation.

Record patient medical history.

Prepare required instruments and equipment for physical examinations. Clean and stock exam/procedure room, including instruments and equipment, between patient visits.

Assist physician, as needed, with various procedures.

Perform urine drug screens and blood alcohol testing by collecting and analyzing specimen.

Draw blood and administer immunizations as ordered by physician.

Perform patient testing, including fit testing, audiometry, EKGs, CRTs and work simulations.

Manage patient charts to ensure accuracy and completion.

Fulfill clerical duties as assigned, including sending and receiving patient medical records, obtaining lab and x-ray reports and completing and sending employer paperwork.

Schedule follow-up appointments and appointments for further testing, as needed, verifying insurance coverage and patient demographics.

Order prescription refills, as needed.

Other duties, as assigned.

Summit Health ASO, provides administrative and clinical support to our full spectrum of orthopedic care services in our sub-specialty clinics, walk-in care at our OrthoQUICK clinics, imaging, bracing, therapy, surgery, and post-surgical stays at our Care Suites. Our expert teams are part of the 900+ employees who partner to provide quality services and care designed to support a healthier, more active lifestyle.

Summit Orthopedics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.



Requirements
Qualified candidates will have two years working as a Medical Assistant. Medical Assistant diploma from an accredited vocational institution or community college. National certification as registered medical assistant preferred. Previous occupational medicine experience is preferred.

Candidates will train at the St. Paul location and will transition to our Shakopee location during the summer of 2019.


Application Instructions

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