Basic Information

Job Category: Healthcare/Medical

Location: Thornton, CO, Colorado, United States

Date published: 21-Apr-2022

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

Medical Assistant
 
Veros Biologics LLC is currently seeking an experienced Medical Assistant to join our team in Thornton, Colorado (80233).
 
Job Summary: 
Provides clinical and administrative assistance for their assigned clinic. This position includes several tasks that help the clinic perform effectively including admitting patients, scheduling appointments, and closely working with the providers. This position reports to our Clinic manager.

Duties and Responsibilities:
Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned by management.
  • Work directly with the provider(s) to provide quality care to patients.
  • Performs diagnostic tests, administer medications, and collect/prepares specimens within the scope of practice as directed by a clinician and practice infection control techniques.
  • Prepares patients for appropriate exams/procedures as directed by the assigned provider by escorting patients to exam rooms, measuring vital signs, and properly documenting information obtained through patient records via the EMR system.
  • Assist providers in exam rooms and give instructions to patients as instructed by providers.
  • Answers telephone inquiries and triage messages from patients and front office staff to physicians and physician assistants.
  • Ensures that exam rooms are clean, stocked, and appropriately set up prior to rooming each patient. Assists in maintaining the cleanliness and serviceability of facilities and equipment; performing opening and closing duties.
  • Ensures all related reports, labs, and information required are available in patients’ medical records prior to their appointment.
  • Upkeeps required compliance logs (temperature logs, cash logs, etc.)
  • Properly cares for medical equipment and performs maintenance responsibilities.
  • Schedules reschedule and cancel appointments for clinic providers through the EMR system.
  • Obtains insurance approval as appropriate; prepares and updates medical charts and associated records and enters patient data into files.
  • Obtains and verifies patient billing information, as appropriate to the activities of the unit; processes patient accounts and maintains records.
  • Serves and protects the health care provider practice by adhering to professional standards, policies, and procedures, federal, state, and local requirements. 
Education and Experience:
  • Minimum of 1-year Medical Assistant experience.
  • High school or GED required.
Skills and Abilities:
  • Professional, yet friendly attitude with patients, physicians, staff and others.
  • Must be able to work under pressure and handle stressful situations in a calm and professional manner.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and complete tasks as assigned without direct supervision.
Compensation and Benefits: 
  • Salary is commensurate with experience. 
  • Benefits package available.
  • 401(k)
  • Health Insurance (Dental, Vision and Medical) 
 
Please submit your resume via the ‘Apply now’ button!
 
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!