Medical Assistant CMA or NRMA Internal Medicine FT
Location: Ottawa, Kansas
Internal Number: 21033032
Medical Assistant Certified (CMA) or Registered (NRMA)AdventHealth Ottawa
Location Address: 1301 S. Main Street, Ottawa, KS 66067
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ottawa
Family friendly community
Excellent cost of living
Five major recreational lakes
Many annual events and festivals
Environment committed to patient care
You Will Be Responsible For:
Obtains prior authorizations on specific medication, diagnostic testing/imaging as ordered by provider
Maintains and uses principles of aseptic techniques and infection control when performing clinical duties and tasks
Performs time-sensitive delegated tasks, which includes but not limited to request for prescription refills per protocols and EHR messages
Completes communication loops to provide feedback and answers to providers, patients, families and pharmacies & vendors.
Constructively collaborates with team to find the optimal office efficiencies while maintaining patient centered care
What You Will Need:
High School or GED
Perform clerical and/or patient care duties in the medical practice to support medical providers and nursing in the examination and treatment of clinic patients. These staff members function under the supervision and authority of the licensed physician, or non-physician provider licensed in State of Kansas. Maintains efficient patient flow, supports an environment of patient safety and satisfaction and demonstrates problem-solving skills. Constructively collaborates with team to find the optimal office efficiencies while maintaining patient centered care. Available to provide back-up and coverage to multiple RMH clinics, registration desks, and performing front and back office duties; schedules appointments, greets patients, and prepares charts; performs registration and check-in/out functions; verifies insurance benefits; maintains various records and databases of information; prepares correspondence and reports; assists the supervising physician in direct patient care, including exams and treatments within the office setting. Responds to caller general information requests and inquiries; refers callers to appropriate area; performs other duties as assigned.
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