Tenet Healthcare Float Medical Assistant in Tucson with Carondelet in Tucson, Arizona
1,000 sign on bonus for new hires!
Medical office position responsible for providing direct nursing care in a medical office setting under the direction of a physician, assists medical providers, and maintains a clean and safe environment in accordance with the policies and procedures of the practice.
THIS ROLE IS NOT IN A HOSPITAL!
Assists in the assessment of patient needs and health plan.
Completes all necessary documentation in the patient’s medical record in accordance with practice’s charting policy.
Prepares equipment and assists physicians with medical treatments, exams and medical procedures.
Arranges for specialized consultations and appointments for testing as ordered by the physicians.
Education: High schooldiploma/GED required with the completion of an accredited Medical AssistingProgram or two years of relevant work experience in lieu of completion of anaccredited Medical Assisting Program.
Certification : MedicalAssistant preferred (required in some TPR markets) and CPR certification
Experience: Musthave a minimum of one year of relevant work experience or two years of relevantwork experience in lieu of completion of an accredited Medical AssistingProgram.
Basicunderstanding of medical terminology.
Knowledge of medicaloffice procedures and process.
Knowledge ofclinical equipment, supplies, and instruments.
Understanding ofdocumentation required for physician office visits.
Knowledge of thepurposes, organization, and policies of the local community's healthsystems sufficient to interact with other health care providers.
Knowledge of thepolicies and procedures of a clinic sufficient to provide effectivepatient care.
Skill in problemsolving.
Skill in computerhardware and software use.
Skill in verbaland written communication.
Skill inexercising a high degree of initiative, judgment, discretion, anddecision-making to achieve organizational objectives.
Skill in analyzingsituations accurately and taking effective action.
Skill inestablishing and maintaining effective working relationships withemployees, policy-making bodies, third-party payers, patients, and thepublic.
Skill inorganizing work, making assignments, and achieving goals and objectives.
Skill inexercising judgment and discretion in developing, applying, interpreting,and coordinating departmental policies and procedures.
Ability to obtainvital signs and record them correctly.
Ability to usemedical equipment, supplies and instruments.
Ability tounderstand and carry out written, oral and/or graphic instructions.
Ability tomulti-task, manage details and organize efficiently and effectively.
Ability to read,interpret, and apply policies and procedures.
Ability to setpriorities among multiple requests.
Ability tointeract with patients, medical and administrative staff, and the publiceffectively.
Ability to useEMR, other relevant computer hardware and software, telephone, copier, faxmachine and other standard medical office equipment.
EquipmentOperated: Must be able to operate medical office devices as well as standardoffice equipment including computers, fax machines, copiers, printers,telephones, calculators, etc.
WorkEnvironment: Position is in a well-lit office environment. Occasional eveningand weekend work.
Job: Laboratory and Clinical Technicians
Organization: Tucson Physician Group Holdings
Title: Float Medical Assistant in Tucson with Carondelet
Requisition ID: 2005029680