Specialty: Medical Assistant Locations: Wasilla, AK Shift: Day Shift; 8 hr Shifts Duration: 13 weeks Start Date: ASAP Job Description: This position requires compliance with MSHS’ compliance standards, including the Code of Conduct, Compliance Program, and policies and procedures. Such compliance will be an element considered as part of the regular performance evaluation. Prepares for scheduled visits by: auditing appointments to ensure appropriateness of visit and adequacy of time scheduled scrubbing charts to ensure needed records, documents, and health screenings and immunizations are available for provider review prior to the visit assisting patients with the completion of various assessment tools rooming patients according to protocol and e. preparing appropriate instruments for examination/procedure. Actively manage provider schedules by monitoring schedules and backfilling openings as they appear, keeping providers on schedule, and maximizing provider/patient time. Performs procedures as delegated by provider and under scope of practice. Assists providers with medical procedures as delegated by provider and under scope of practice. May collect and/or prepares laboratory specimens for courier pick-up and completes all documentation needed to process insurance. Assists patients any time need is apparent or as directed by the provider. May schedule follow up and referral appointments. Basic patient education including prescription usage, immunization information, STD education, and lifestyle education for wellness. Assists patients and clients with filling out paperwork and assessments as needed. Keep rooms stocked with adequate medical supplies, wash and dry instruments used, and sterilize as required. Answer patient phone calls and provide feedback and answers to patient/provider/pharmacy calls. Manage incoming phone calls by prioritizing urgency of phone calls, asking pertinent follow up questions and giving all information to provider. Assists with patient care coordination including notifying patients of laboratory results, scheduling referral appointments, follow up of health maintenance needs, and responding to patient telephone calls as directed by providers. Completes forms as needed by providers. Maintain accurate, detailed reports, records,, logs and required checklists (ie: refrigerator/freezer temp, sample meds, inventory, PAP meds, expired meds, etc.) 17.) Address incoming paperwork (including faxes), or distribute as needed. Put away incoming supplies (including medications) immediately according to protocol. Adheres to documentation submission standards as outlined in MSHS policies and procedures. Participates in mandatory “Code” and emergency drills. Calls “no show” clients to assist in rescheduling. Assists in standing order refills on medication. Monitor content of medicine closet weekly for supply and dates – Notify Medical Support Staff Qualifications: Graduation from an accredited medical assistant program preferred. Certification as a medical assistant required. Two years of clinical experience preferred. Experience using computer programs including, but not limited to Microsoft Office products and electronic health records. Experience in a behavioral healthcare setting preferred. Collaborate with other disciplines to ensure effective and efficient patient care Demonstrate the highest level of professionalism when interacting with patients, families, physicians, and hospital staff members. About Us: All Medical Personnel is a national leader in healthcare staffing recognized by Staffing Industry Analysts (SIA) as one of the nation's largest healthcare staffing firms. Our goal is to simplify the travel nursing process with a flexible and personalized approach. Our clients range from local, regional and national healthcare organizations throughout the United States. Whatever the focus of your medical career, we can help you find the perfect travel nursing opportunity!
Become an Alaska travel medical assistant today!
Are you contemplating whether you should live in a big city or a nature-filled state? Why not become a travel medical assistant in Alaska? The Land of the Midnight Sun, A.K.A. Alaska, has become increasingly popular over the past few years. With millions of lakes, furry animals, and mountains, Alaska’s travel medical assistants not only have a blast sightseeing but also receive excellent pay and housing. Take advantage of this opportunity! Have you ever heard of the Northern Lights? The Northern Lights are located in the far north regions of the country, and this colorful light show will make you and your new medical assistant buddies feel magical. Who wouldn’t want to experience that? You will also be able to take advantage of the national parks, specifically Denali National Park. You may not be a big hiker now, but you will be by the end of your travel medical assistant assignment! While you’re at it, take some pictures of the different bird species and possibly some grizzly bears. That’s right, grizzly bears! Denali is the home to this big animal and wolves and some friendly reindeer!
Did we spark your interest enough for you to take a travel medical assistant assignment at the Last Frontier? AlliedTravelCareers.com is the best source to use when looking for medical assistant travel nursing jobs in Alaska! Apply now to get started!