Experienced Bilingual (English/Spanish) Medical Assistant
Experienced Bilingual Medical Assistant Needed for Preventive Care department in a very busy multi-specialty group to assist provider while performing Annual Wellness Visits, Annual Physical Exams and/or Welcome to Medicare Exams. Position would entail preparing paperwork needed the day before the visit, taking vital signs, perform preventive screenings (i.e. depression screen, alcohol use screen, fall risk assessment) and documenting in EMR, translating when needed, assisting patient to complete paperwork when needed. Document referrals recommended by provider in EMR for closure of care gaps ie: labs, sonography, mammogram, DEXA, colonoscopy, vaccines, etc.
Call patients who no show to reschedule and document in EMR. When provider not seeing patients, assist with calling patients to schedule patients for their visits from a list of patients eligible for the visit/exams and/or perform other duties assigned by Preventive Care Department Supervisor as needed.
Bilingual (Spanish) Certified Medical Assistant (3-5 years)
Energetic, self-motivated, organized, willing to learn, flexible to new situations
Not afraid to ask if does not know/understand something
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Desire to work with mostly with adult/geriatric population
Team player. Ability to work with providers/patients/coders/appointment coordinator/insurance verification specialist, etc.
Phlebotomy knowledge a plus
Experience with EMR (eCW a plus)
Ability to type
Competitive salary and benefits
Job Type: Full-time