Medical Assistant II (Care Coordinator)
Facey Medical Group - Mission Hills, CA

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POSITION SUMMARY:
Medical Assistant (Care Coordinator) is responsible for providing direct care to patients under the direction of the physician and/or licensed nurse. The MA Care Coordinator's primary responsibility is to administer care coordination activities for the patients of the primary care practice. This will include monitoring care coordination processes and support primary clinical teams with these efforts. It will also include identifying the high acuity patient population and working more directly to ensure care coordination for this patient population. The MA Care Coordinator behaves in a professional manner, and consistently demonstrates and promotes the values of Facey Medical Foundation. The Care Coordinator will work with the Practice Manager and lead physician of the practice to develop this position to best serve the needs of the patient panel and the primary care teams.

EXPERIENCE & TRAINING:
Two or more years healthcare experience. Requires graduate of school for medical assistants and certificate or diploma/certificate from the military in Medical Specialist Course required along with current American Heart Association BLS for Health Care Providers required. Knowledge of UR/QA requirements. Spanish bilingual preferred.

Knowledge of medical practice and care of patients. Knowledge of examinations, diagnostic and treatment procedures, knowledge of medical equipment and instruments. Knowledge of common safety hazards. Ability to use good judgment and critical thinking skills; ability to identify and resolve problems. Ability to apply guidelines and protocols. Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, families, medical staff, and co-workers. Ability to work independently, while collaborating with other team members. Ability to self-motivate, prioritize, and is willing to invest in a change process to improve efficiencies. Excellent written, verbal and listening communication skills. Proficient computer skills - data entry, retrieval and report generation. Ability to work with a diverse patients/family population.

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Facey Medical Group provides a wide range of services to ensure your health. In addition to our Primary Care Providers, we offer an...