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Medical Assistant (MA)/Patient Care Coordinator

Company: Power Personnel
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Job Description:


If you are a Patient Care Coordinator who is ready to advance your career and be part of a world-renowned healthcare organization,  take the first step and apply now!  Your best future is waiting to be discovered! 


Benefits

  • Top pay
  • Great working location
  • Health insurance
  • Refer-a-friend bonus
  • Weekly payroll
  • 24-hour accessibility
  • Personalized service
Required
  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Medical Assistant Certificate/Diploma from an approved school /institution or equivalent documented training. 
  • 1 - 5 years of directly related experience
  • BLS - Basic Life Support
Preferred
  • CMA - Certified Or Registered Medical Assistant
Responsibilities
  • Patient Care
  • Prepares the necessary information (i.e. lab and procedural results), equipment and supplies for exam.
  • Assists physicians with procedure set-ups, patient procedures and examinations. 
  • Performs patient care, including vital signs, weights, rooming, assisting with procedures, medication administration (vaccinations) and injections and other necessary tests.
  • Administers medication following approved procedures and only after checking medication and dose with a licensed person.
  • Processes requests for prescription refills according to established practice.
  • As required, performs waived testing (urine dipstick, urine pregnancy test, blood glucose testing), perform EKGs, administer immunizations.
  • Collects and sends specimens to appropriate labs for testing per protocol.
  • Assists the physician with maintaining preventive health measures for a panel of patients.
  • Promptly and accurately reports and refers patient’ s concerns and symptoms, reactions, changes (appropriate to age) to licensed clinic personnel.
  • Scheduling
  • Schedules and edits and maintains patient physician appointments for new and returning patients, using the scheduling system.
  • Schedule radiology appointments.
  • Customer Service
  • Maintains clean and orderly exam rooms, hallways and work areas.
  • Effectively responds to inquiries from patients, their relatives and/or referring physicians on services and provides accurate information in a timely fashion.
  • Provides information, referrals and customer service
  • Clerical Duties
  • Informs patient’ s authorization and collects payment for new and returning patients, using the scheduling system. 
  • Collects patient demographic and insurance data and enters into systems as well as assigns medical record numbers
  • Assures appropriate verifications and authorizations are complete before patient sees provider
  • Assists with all messaging from the patient to the physician in a timely manner.


About Us


Power Personnel has been working with healthcare professionals like you since 1994. We are the experts in healthcare staffing in Northern California. That’ s why so many hospitals, clinics and healthcare facilities rely on us for filling critical positions. If you want competitive pay, excellent working conditions and a team that supports you, we can help!


Refer a friend  and get $125  bonus for every referral! *


*In order to get the bonus, the person referred must work at least 20 shifts.

Keywords: Power Personnel, Palo Alto , Medical Assistant (MA)/Patient Care Coordinator, Other , Palo Alto, California

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