MEDICAL ASSISTANT
Coloradorado Health Medical Group - Cheyenne, WY

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Elevating the Possibility of U at UCHealth

UCHealth is a special place and it requires a special type of person to work here. We are committed to attracting exceptional people who possess a rare combination of talent, drive, and intellectual curiosity. They are the people who naturally gravitate toward our culture, our geography, and our passion for discovery — ambitious people for whom UCHealth isn’t just a career, but an elevated state of mind.

Summary

Assist physicians and nurses with clinic preparations and patient documentation to support patient centered

care in an ambulatory practice setting as part of a collaborative team. Assist with procedures and provide

skilled clinical tasks and laboratory procedures as delegated and supervised by a Healthcare Professional.

Job duties
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Assist with patient check in, exams, office procedures, and minor office surgeries including set-up, clean-up, patient prep, and documentation in electronic medical record. Administer injections and oral medications as ordered by physician or nurse. May participate in specimen collection.
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Interview patients, measure vital signs, review medications list, and perform other medical procedures per protocol. Document care provided per established guidelines. Document prescription refill requests per clinic guidelines. Provide patient education resources as instructed.
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Review clinical reports, referring physician records, and pre-visit test results. Address urgent issues and forward to physician or nurse.
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Prepare and disinfect exam room for each patient's visit. Ensure adequate supplies and appropriate instruments are available. Inventory and order medical supplies. Ensure equipment is cleaned and maintained per department protocol.
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Schedule tests and procedures (including radiology, cardiology, and respiratory) utilizing the hospital and clinic computer systems. Review results with patient and physician as necessary.
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Obtain pre-authorization for referrals as required by individual insurance companies. Complete necessary paperwork. Assist with discharge process.

Requirements
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High school diploma or GED required.
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Satisfactory completion of WorkSteps evaluation prior to hire.
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American Heart Association Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers required. Other certification as required by the department.
Preferred
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Completion of a Medical Assistant program from an accredited institution or documentable military training as corpsman or medic preferred.
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Active Registered Medical Assistant (RMA) certification and proof of current membership from American Medical Technologist (AMT) preferred OR Active Certified Medical Assistant (CMA) certification and proof of current membership from American Association of Medical Assistants (AAMA) preferred
The University of Colorado Health system is home to five hospitals , three of which hold Magnet designations by the American Nurses Credentialing Center, as well as multiple Nightingale awards for excellence in nursing. Our academic hospital in Aurora, a recognized leader in quality, technological innovation and employee and patient satisfaction , is ranked #1 In Colorado by US News and World Report. Our academic center has accomplished what only 31 other hospitals worldwide have achieved – three consecutive magnet designations .
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The University of Colorado Health (UCHealth) system recognizes and appreciates the rich array of talents and perspectives that equal employment and diversity can offer our institution. As an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, UCHealth is committed to making all employment decisions based on valid requirements. No applicant shall be discriminated against in any terms, conditions or privileges of employment or otherwise be discriminated against because of the individual’s race, creed, color, religion, gender, national origin or ancestry, age, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender variance, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth does not discriminate against any “qualified applicant with a disability” as defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make reasonable accommodations, when they do not impose an undue hardship on the organization.

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