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Medical Assistant - Hilltop, MN - 889345

Hilltop, MN 55421
  • Job Code
    889345

Careers"with MedExpress. At MedExpress, we believe in delivering quality, convenient,"affordable health care and exceeding our patients' expectations. Our"neighborhood medical centers are open every day from 8-8 with a full medical"team and no appointments necessary to help patients get in, get healthy, and"get back to what's really important. We provide a broad scope of services"including urgent care, basic wellness and prevention, and employer health"services. As part of the Optum and UnitedHealth Group family of businesses,"we're working together to help people live healthier lives and to help the"health system work better for everyone. You can become part of our elite team"almost anywhere with 250 MedExpress centers across the country and two"administrative offices in Morgantown, WV and Pittsburgh, PA. Join us and start"doing your life's best work.(sm)


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The medical assistant is responsible for"ensuring the well-being of patients and for providing a positive, supportive"environment for patients and other staff while working in conjunction with"physicians, advanced practice clinicians, front office and clinical staff. The"successful Medical Assistant will have strong communication skills and a dedication"to customer service and patient care.

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Primary Responsibilities:
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  • Complete provider orders per state and provider"regulations
  • Perform Clinical Intake with patients to include taking"and recording vital signs and patient history
  • Assist patients as needed with walking, transfer,"specimen collection, exam preparation, etc.
  • Complete occupational health testing including such"services as urine drug screens, breath alcohol testing, hair testing and"physicals
  • Complete patient referrals and patient callbacks daily
  • Proper, concise and complete EMR documentation and paper"based documentation for all assessments and procedures
  • Other duties as assigned such as new models of care and"new types of procedures, etc.
  • Manage inventory of supplies; restock exam/procedure"rooms
  • Maintain clinical supplies and equipment and ensure"proper storage of biohazards
  • Prepare patient rooms, set up instruments and equipment"according to protocol
  • Clean exam/procedure rooms, instruments and equipment"between patient visits to maintain infection control
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This role"is center-based and requires working in a clinical setting. The noise level is"moderate and there is a potential for exposure to infectious diseases and"blood-borne pathogens. It requires the ability to stand and sit for hours at a"time (with some bending and stooping), ability to use manual dexterity in"relation to clinical requirements, and ability to lift 50 lbs. Hours may vary"based on location, patient volume, and business needs.


You'll be rewarded"and recognized for your performance in an environment that will challenge you"and give you clear direction on what it takes to succeed in your role as well"as provide development for other roles you may be interested in.

Required"Qualifications:

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  • High"School Diploma or GED
  • Completion"of medical assistant training program and/or 3+ years of direct patient care"experience performing medical assistant clinical duties in an urgent care,"physician practice, or emergency room setting
  • Must"meet all other state requirements by law, including but not limited to all"state requirements, and licenses, where applicable
    • In the state of Nebraska (NE), must be" registered with the NE Department of Health & Human Services as a" Medication Aide, or make arrangements with Clinical Leadership to obtain" promptly upon hire.
    • If required by state must maintain current" certification from the Certifying Board of the American Association of" Medical Assistants (AAMA), the National Center for Competency Testing" (NCCT) or registration from the American Medical Technologists (AMT), or" any other recognized certifying body approved by the Board.
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Preferred Qualifications:
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  • Knowledge"of federal, state and local laws and regulations including OSHA and HIPAA"requirements
  • Knowledge"of computerized information systems (EMR) used in clinical management settings
  • Prior"experience with employer health services (including urine drug screens, breath"alcohol, DOT physicals, etc.)"
  • Direct"experience with the following tasks:
  • Clinical"intake, patient data collection
  • Laboratory"specimen collection (blood-draw/venipuncture, urine collection, point of care"testing, etc.)
  • Performing"EKG testing
  • Application"of orthopedic devices, such as preformed splints
  • Performing"basic wound care
  • Review"of basic instructions such as use of patient assistive devices (crutch fitting"& walking)
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Proof"of immunity to vaccine-preventable diseases is an employment requirement.

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2019 OptumCare. All rights reserved.
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OptumCare"is committed to creating an environment where physicians focus on what they do"best: care for their patients. To do so, OptumCare provides administrative and"business support services to both its owned and affiliated medical practices"which are part of OptumCare. Each medical practice part and their physician"employees have complete authority with regards to all medical decision-making"and patient care. OptumCare's support services do not interfere with or control"the practice of medicine provided by the medical practices of any of their"physicians.

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Careers"with UnitedHealthcare. Let's talk about opportunity. Start with"a Fortune 6 organization that's serving more than 85 million people already and"building the industry's singular reputation for bold ideas and impeccable"execution. Now, add your energy, your passion for excellence, your"near-obsession with driving change for the better. Get the picture?"UnitedHealthcare is serving employers and individuals, states and communities,"military families and veterans where ever they're found across the globe. We"bring them the resources of an industry leader and a commitment to improve"their lives that's second to none. This is no small opportunity. It's where you"can do your life's best work.(sm)



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Diversity"creates a healthier atmosphere: OptumCare and its affiliated medical practices"are Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers and all qualified"applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,"color, religion, sex, age, national origin, protected veteran status,"disability status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital"status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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OptumCare"and its affiliated medical practices is a drug-free workplace. Candidates are"required to pass a drug test before beginning employment.


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Job"Keywords: Medical Assistant,"Certified Medical Assistant, Registered Medical Assistant, MA, CMA, RMA,"MedExpress, Hilltop, MN, Minnesota

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Posted: 2020-11-03 Expires: 2020-12-25

UnitedHealth Group is the most diversified health care company in the United States and a leader worldwide in helping people live healthier lives and helping to make the health system work better for everyone.

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