Beaumont Health Medical Assistant Ld in Belleville, Michigan
Under the direction of management and physician leadership, performs and oversees functions related to the clinical activities including, but not limited to: maintains patient flow by assisting and promoting the delivery of primary and preventative health care, performs technical procedures, lab protocols and clinically oriented activities under physician/provider direction. The medical assistant lead will assist management in achieving office efficiencies in accordance with stated policies/procedures to ensure efficient operations with a focus on supporting physicians, clinic staff and management which embodies the "service first" philosophy to promote customer satisfaction.
Acts as an assistant to the physician/provider by providing primary healthcare and patient care management.
Collaborates work efforts with the clerical staff to optimize operations and patient flow.
Interacts with outside healthcare facilities and agencies involving patient care and insurance.
? Maintains updated competencies, demonstrating ability to speak to leadership and accreditation bodies about process and workflow.
? Provides training and orients new staff
? Performs front office duties to provide coverage as needed.
? Provides coverage in other departments or locations as needed.
? Demonstrates excellent customer services skills and supports the model of patient and family centered care.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties.
? Education / training: High school diploma or GED required. Completion of an accredited medical assistant program or LPN, EMT, ER Tech, Paramedic certification or equivalent and relevant experience required.
? Work experience: A minimum (3) years of experience as a medical assistant with exceptional performance in a physician clinical practice or equivalent/relevant experience required.
? Certification, licensure, registration: Current BLS healthcare provider certification from the American Heart Association .
? Other qualifications: Must be able to perform diagnostic testing, EKG, administer injections, blood pressures, navigate epic one chart electronic health record, and assist with minor surgical procedures.