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Medical Assistant - Quality Improvement Assistant

Imperial Beach Community Clinic San Diego, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Job Description

Benefits

  • Health Insurance – 100% cost covered by Clinic
  • Dental Insurance – 100% cost covered by Clinic
  • Life Insurance 25k life insurance – 100% cost covered by Clinic
  • 10 Paid Holidays per Year
  • Employee Birthday – Paid day off
  • 2 Weeks’ Vacation first year (Unused vacation hours roll over to next year)
  • 2 Weeks’ Sick Time first year (Unused sick hours roll over to next year)
  • Clinic pays for CPR time and certification.
  • Certified Medical Assistant Recertification Fee paid by Clinic

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

At the direction and guidance of the QI Coordinator:

• Reaches out to newly enrolled patients to welcome them to our practice and to establish initial care

• Collaborates with providers and patients to manage annual Well Visits, preventative and chronic care needs

• Conducts Electronic Health Record (EHR) audits to assess gaps in care, analyzes and identifies trends

• Performs patient outreach to educate patients about their gaps in care and makes plans to close clinical quality measures as set forth by UDS and HEDIS

• Tracks and documents patient status in respect to clinical quality measures

• Analyzes clinical quality data and assists in preparing reports and designing solutions to quality issues

• Coordinates transition of care for patients admitted to the Emergency Department by assuring patient has a follow-up appointment, receives hospital medical records and tracks frequency of acute visits

• Works independently within general direction and guidelines, yet recognizes when to seek assistance

QUALIFICATIONS (Education/Experience/Knowledge)

• Completion of approved Medical Assistant course or other equivalent healthcare education

• Minimum 2-years experience as a Medical Assistant in Primary Care

• Bilingual in English and Spanish

• Good verbal and written communication skills with patients and co-workers

• Well organized, self-motivated, independent thinker who can work well with others

• Knowledge of Electronic Health Records – Allscripts preferred

• Ability to operate a computer with the ability to effectively enter and retrieve information

• Technically inclined with analytical and critical thinking skills

• Basic Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word skills desirable

• CPR certification desirable

• Strong ethics and a high level of personal and professional integrity

Job Type: Full-time

• Remote Position with occasional needs to attend meetings at Administration and/or Clinics

• Laptop provided

 

Company Description
Each year, our staff provides women’s, behavioral, pediatric and adult care to more than 10,000 patients. We are passionate about serving those who may not otherwise have access to healthcare. To ensure clear communication with all patients, IBCC has many staff members, nurses and doctors who speak both English and Spanish. Our staff are trained to recognize cultural differences among people of differing ages, backgrounds, genders and education levels.

Imperial Beach Community Clinic

Why Work Here?

Do you enjoy working with patients of all ages and cultures? Are you passionate about bringing quality care directly to the people who need

Each year, our staff provides women’s, behavioral, pediatric and adult care to more than 10,000 patients. We are passionate about serving those who may not otherwise have access to healthcare. To ensure clear communication with all patients, IBCC has many staff members, nurses and doctors who speak both English and Spanish. Our staff are trained to recognize cultural differences among people of differing ages, backgrounds, genders and education levels.

Address

San Diego, CA
USA