Medical Assistant - Vascular Surgery
Company: University of Toledo Physicians
Posted on: August 7, 2022
Job DescriptionUniversity of Toledo Physicians' mission is to
improve the human condition through excellence in patient care and
medical discovery. Representing more than 200 physicians, UT
Physicians are leaders in clinical care, research and education of
the future physicians, providing care in a wide range of medical
specialties from the most complex diagnoses and treatments to
primary care for the entire family. The primary site of inpatient
care services is at the University of Toledo Medical Center, but
many of our physicians' practice at hospitals and medical offices
throughout the region.University of Toledo Physicians offers
competitive pay and benefits including: 403B, Pension, health and
tuition waiver at UT.University of Toledo Physicians is looking to
hire a Medical Assistant for Vascular Surgery! $500 Sign-On Bonus!
Responsible for assisting physicians with patient care, clerical,
environmental and organizational tasks. Responsible for appointment
scheduling and chart management. Provides information to patients
so they may fully utilize and benefit from clinic services. Conveys
a positive image of the clinic.Medical Assistants working for
University of Toledo Physicians clinics provide routine clerical
tasks under the supervision of a physician. Physicians may delegate
to Medical Assistants in the UTP Clinics certain clinical
tasks.ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND ACCOUNTABILITIES
- Assists with insulin pump downloads and continuous glucose
monitor insertions and downloads.
- Fulfills patient care responsibilities as assigned which may
include: checking schedules and organizing patient flow,
accompanying patients to exam/procedure room, preparing patients
for exam, etc. collecting patient history, performing screening per
provider guild lines, assisting physicians with various procedures,
charting, relaying instructions to physicians and/or
patients/families, answering calls and providing pertinent
information. Assist physicians with EMR messages, refills and mail
- Assists Clinical Coordinator with any other assigned
- Communicates physician recommendations to patients.
- Fulfills clerical responsibilities as assigned which may
include: sending/receiving patient medical records, obtaining
lab/x-ray reports, hospital notes, referral information, etc.
Completing forms/requisitions as needed, scheduling appointments,
verifying insurance coverage and patient demographics, managing
charts to ensure information completed and filed
- Fulfills environmental responsibilities as assigned which may
include, setting up instruments and equipment according to
department protocol. Cleaning exam/procedure rooms, instruments and
equipment between patient visits to maintain infection control.
Ordering and/or storing supplies, restocking exam/procedure
- Fulfills organizational responsibilities as assigned which
includes, respecting/promoting patient rights, responding
appropriately to emergencies, sharing problems relating to patients
and/or staff with immediate supervisors quickly.
- Performs other duties as assigned.REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
- High School diploma.
- Active RMA or CMA
- Diploma from an accredited Medical Assisting program.
- Current, active CPR certification at time of hire required.
Must consistently maintain CPR certification.
- Maintains any other certification as required by the medical
community.Skills: Demonstrates interpersonal skills to work with
physicians, patients, and employees at all levels. Must have the
capacity to relate to people in a manner to win confidence and
establish support. WORKING CONDITIONS
- Works in a professional office environment with possible high
- Occasional after-hours and weekend engagement required.
- Work requires travel within and to UTP and UTMC locations, and
UT campuses. Primarily inside in well-lighted, well-ventilated
areasThe above list of duties is intended to describe the general
nature and level of work performed by people assigned to this
classification. It is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive
list of duties performed by the people so classified, nor is it
intended to limit or modify the right of any supervisor to assign,
direct and control the work of employees under his/her
supervision.Qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, color, national origin,
ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender
identity or gender expression, age, disability, military or veteran
status, height, weight, familial or marital status, or
genetics.Equal Opportunity Employer/Drug-Free Workplace
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