Metro Community Provider Network Medical Assistant in Aurora, Colorado
MCPN provides excellent health-related services focusing on the underserved. MCPN has one of the largest population bases of any community health center in Colorado. MCPN is dedicated to being a positive work place with employees that are committed to being focused and disciplined team members. MCPN is committed to taking care of our patients and our employees to ensure the best quality of life. MCPN offers excellent compensation, top benefits, tuition reimbursement, and Provider eligibility for loan repayment through both the federal and state government. Most positions are Monday through Friday day shifts only.
Position Summary: In order to ensure maximum quality patient care, the Medical Assistant provides clinical support to MCPN's providers and clinical staff.
Responsibilities Perform standard waived and moderate lab tests and EKG's. Phlebotomy. Perform daily lab QC checks. Prepare lab specimens for transportation to reference labs. Ensure prior test results and referral responses are on chart. Annotate temperatures for refrigerator, freezer, incubator, and room on a daily basis. Autoclave instruments in accordance with daily and monthly cleanings schedules. Exam room prepared for receiving patient, including an adequately stocked room. Anticipation of preliminary tests. If appropriate, have patient in gown for pelvic, physical, etc. Assisting provider with prescribed medication/samples from clinic medication outlet. Review and planning of provider scheduling with LPN team leader. Assist Team Leader with referrals, tracking of weekly labs, radiology, EKG's. Log all positive HCG's, abnormal cytology reports in appropriate logs. Assist provider with minor surgeries and procedures. Give Immunizations and injections per provider directive. Assisting provider with prescribed medication/samples from clinic medication outlet Review and planning of provider scheduling with LPN team leader. Record brief history with vital signs, weight, height, last menstrual period, allergies, annotated on progress note. Review and planning of provider scheduling with LPN team leader. Assist LPN team leader with telephone message management under the direction of the provider. Documentation must be accurate, concise, and timely. Answer telephone and schedule patients as needed. Please note this position requires the ability to travel between a variety of locations.
Licensing, Education and Experience Qualifications High School Diploma or G.E.D., required. Graduation from an accredited Medical Assistant program. Previous experience as an MA in clinical setting is preferred. Bilingual (Spanish) helpful but not required. Flexible Hours.
Important Disclaimers This job description is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, responsibilities, or qualifications associated with the position. It does not prescribe or restrict the tasks that may be assigned by management.
The physical and mental requirements outlined in this job description describe the demands according to how the job is typically performed. This description however is not intended to prescribe or restrict the methods to which may be used to meet the essential functions of the position. Any applicant or employee may request reasonable accommodation in the way that the essential functions are performed by contacting Human Resources.