Bilingual Medical Assistant - Flu Clinic

Location: La Mirada, CA
Date Posted: 07-12-2018
CareNational
Bilingual Medical Assistant – Flu Clinic
Downey, CA 
 
 *** This is a Full-Time, Benefits Available, CONTRACT position expected to last 2-3 months, for Flu Season. ***
 
Medical Assistant Job Summary: 
  • Medical Assistant will be administering Flu vaccines and vital signs under the supervision of a medical provider as well as performing outreach calls.
  • Member Outreach for the initial few weeks, calling members to alert them of the upcoming flu events.
  • Responsible for assisting clinicians in the examination and treatment of patients under the direction of the physician.  
  • Provides front and/or back office support.
  • Greets patients in a friendly, service oriented manner in compliance with established protocols and workflows.
  • Oversees patient check in by:
    • ensuring medical records/charts have been pulled
    • patient data is current
    • appropriate paperwork is in order
    • charts are reviewed/prepared
  • Interviews patient, measures vital signs and records reason for visit.
  • Explains procedures, performs treatments, and administers prescribed medication.
  • Oversees patient check out by scheduling follow up appointments, collecting co-payment if applicable, ensuring paperwork is complete.
  • Schedules and confirms patient's appointments.
  • Reconciles co-payments at the end of each day.
Medical Assistant Background: 
  • Requires an education level of at least a high school diploma or GED; Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree is a plus.
  • Requires current and unrestricted Certified Medical Assistant (C.M.A.) or Registered Medical Assistant (R.M.A.) certification.
  • At least 2- 4 years’ direct Medical Assistant experience, preferably in a family clinic, urgent care, or other provider office setting.
  • Requires exceptional customer service skills (in person and telephonic), as well as very strong computer user skills.
  • Computer skills to include Electronic Health Records (EHR), Microsoft Word, basic data entry, and the ability to learn new and complex computer system applications.
  • Must have a minimum of 40 wpm typing with a high level of accuracy.
  • Knowledge of health care delivery systems, Managed Care Organizations (Health Plan, IPA/Medical Group, HMO, TPA/MSO, etc) as well as Medicaid/Medicare and related state programs is highly desirable.
  • Bi-lingual (English/Spanish) speakers are preferred. 
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