Per Diem Medical Assistant- Brookfield, CT

EOE STATEMENT We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.
DESCRIPTION Per Diem Coverage needed every Saturday from 8:30am-12:30pm

Duties and Responsibilities

Organizational Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs duties to support the goals and objectives of Boston Children’s Health Physicians in its efforts to provide quality service and patient satisfaction
  • Demonstrate continuing education by completing all required annual trainings, as stated in the Training Curriculum, including but not limited to care coordination, population health management and self-management support techniques.
  • Complete annual corporate compliance training
  • Understand and effectively communicate HIPAA compliance, corporate compliance and client confidentiality
  • Ensure and/or remain in compliance with local, state and federal regulation

Essential Tasks, Duties and Responsibilities

  • Create a patient-centered environment
  • Prepare rooms for the day
  • Escort patients to room; prepare patients for examinations
  • Record height/weight (head circ if age appropriate) and blood pressure for well visit; chart
  • Ask parent or patient about chief complaint and document
  • Perform vision and hearing screening as necessary and document in chart according to standing protocols
  • Gather proper immunizations at well visits, document in chart, and gain consent from parents
  • Perform strep tests and flu test swabs, record results in the chart, and charge for the procedures
  • Perform fingerstick lead, hemoglobin, and cholesterol tests according to standing protocols, document results in chart, and bill for procedure
  • Perform venipuncture when requested by providers
  • Assist doctors as needed with sick visits, as well as well-child visits
  • Clean and restock rooms and equipment
  • Relay messages as may be required by physicians
  • Prepare for urine culture and analysis
  • Prepare for strep tests and all other laboratory tests
  • Assist doctor and nurses with procedures
  • Prepare instruments for sterilization
  • Record overnight culture results in chart
  • Check and chart temps in fridge and incubator
  • Record culture results in chart
  • Track lab results
  • Enter procedures done into the superbill
  • Reviews and downloads the CHADIS results and enters into chart
  • Print developmental sheets for failed milestones in CHADIS and leave in room for patient
  • Act as medical assistant for visiting subspecialists and perform diagnostic tests for them as required
  • Operate according to standard orders and standing protocols
  • Enter all charges into superbill
  • Provide care in a patient-centered manner
  • Attend medical home meetings
  • Participate in pre-visit planning
  • Demonstrate excellence in both internal and external customer service
  • Other duties as assigned
POSITION REQUIREMENTS Minimum Experience and Licensure Requirements

  • High school degree or equivalent required
  • Pediatric experience preferred
LOCATION Brookfield CT
FULL-TIME/PART-TIME Per Diem
SHIFT Days
EXEMPT/NON-EXEMPT Non-Exempt
REQ NUMBER MED-19-00003
NUMBER OF OPENINGS 1

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