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Medical Assistant

Valley Medical
Burnsville, MN
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description
Salary:

Job Overview:

Valley Medical and Wellness is looking for a Medical Assistant.   


Medical Assistant Responsibilities 80%:

  • Rooming patients for providers by performing intake, gathering vitals, verifying medical records, and confirming purpose of visit.
  • Records patient information such as vital signs, weight, and changes in medical history.
  • Perform clerical work such as requesting prior authorizations, reviewing medical records, and various phone calls.
  • Prep exam rooms for clinical procedures and assisting practitioners with patient care
  • Collecting urine specimen and performing rapid urine drug screening for each patient.
  • Performs phlebotomy through venipuncture and processes all blood collection specimens.
  • Label all samples according to outline procedures and policies.
  • Maintains confidentiality when interacting with patients, families, personnel and the public
  • Maintains positive public relations image with peers, patients and visitors by presenting a positive, helpful attitude
  • Administer or handle medications
  • Answers telephone calls, identifying self and clinic/practice with proper patient triage
  • Scribe as necessary
  • Ability to work on a holiday as part of a rotation and float to other VMW locations as needed.
  • Other tasks as assigned

Preferred Skills/ Knowledge:

  • Strong attention to detail
  • Excellent interpersonal skills.
  • Previous patient care experience.
  • Medical Terminology
  • Utilizes photocopy and facsimile machine
  • Basic Knowledge of Microsoft Office

Required Education, Experience and Credentials:

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent is required
  • Bachelor’s degree in biology, chemistry, or a related is preferred
  • Phlebotomy certification highly preferred or previous blood draw experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, especially with Word and Excel.
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and manage time.
  • Able to work in fast-paced environment to maintain testing quality and efficiency.

 

Valley Medical

Address

Burnsville, MN
55337 USA

Industry

Healthcare

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