University of Minnesota Physicians Medical Assistant - Credentialed (Pediatric Specialty Clinic - Journey Clinic) in Minneapolis, Minnesota
As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals. Position Summary: This position would be ideal for a Medical Assistant who enjoys working with children and families. This role is in a pediatric clinic that focuses on the care of children with cancer, blood disorders and other pediatric health challenges. It is a vibrant fast-paced setting in which we practice family -centered care and use a multi-disciplinary approach to caring for children with complex illnesses. The Medical Assistant - Credentialed performs delegated medical functions under the direction of a provider, authorized practitioner or RN in the delivery of care for all assigned patient populations, in accordance with all policy, procedure and practice guidelines. Supports providers in the delivery of patient care services. Prepares examining areas and patients for examination, procedure or treatment by a provider or authorized practitioner. Obtains vital signs and records patient's medical history and other relevant data. Assists provider with patient examinations, treatments and/or procedures. Administers injections or assists with treatments/procedures under direction of authorized practitioner. The Medical Assistant - Credentialed will perform administrative duties: schedules, coordinates and monitors patient appointments, admissions and/or procedures, organize/maintain medical records and performs business-related tasks such as procedural/diagnostic coding, prepares submittable insurance forms. As a health care advocate, supports patient focused care and provides patient instruction In order to qualify for this role, you must possess: Medical Assistance Certification from an accredited school. If not certified, must attain AAMA certification within one year of employment Experience working in an outpatient clinic setting Preferred: * 1+ years of MA experience * Epic experience UMPhysicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement. UMPhysicians is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Military Friendly employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, disability, or status as a protected veteran.