Medical Assistant
Job Details
LGBTQ Health - Dallas, TX
Full Time

Medical Assistant

 

High levels of flexibility, energy, attention to detail, and problem-solving are required to be successful. Medical Assistant will work closely and collaboratively with their teammates to greet and room Health patients. S/he will be expected to assist in assessing patient's health conditions, including performing routine diagnostic testing during appointments. The Medical Assistant will report to the clinic's Physician or Nurse Practitioner.

 

Responsibilities:

 

Ensures efficient patient flow by rooming patients in a timely manner and assisting the provider with staying timely on their schedule

 

Delivers an exceptional patient experience, and helps patients prepare for their provider visit Obtains vital signs, chief complaints and reviews medications

Delivers patient screenings per protocols

 

Orders supplies including medications and vaccines and stocks exam rooms

 

Conducts routine quality control checks including infection control measures, equipment QAs, and checks for expired medication and supplies

 

Ensure exam rooms are clean, safe, and ready for patient visits

 

Under direction of a Nurse Practitioner or Physician, provider and/or protocol, provide telephonic support to patients.

 

Under direction of a Nurse Practitioner or Physician, offer MA appropriate "visits" including administering vaccinations, performing procedures including but not limited to: ABI, spirometry, EKGs, treatments, etc.

 

Confirms all EMA templates for completeness prior to visit. Perform waived laboratory testing.

Schedule diagnostic testing

 

Applies or assists with the application of durable medical equipment, obtaining prescriptions for the uninsured as appropriate, other referrals as needed.

 

Participate in team meetings to discuss patient care and clinic operations.

 

Assists with insurance paperwork like prior authorizations, prescription assistance programs, and co-pay cards as needed

 

Recording patient care documentation in the medical record accurately and in a timely manner. Reporting per requirements of grantors

Other duties as assigned.

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