Alliance HealthCare Services

Medical Assistant

US-CO-Golden
ID
2017-9061
# of Openings
1
Category
Healthcare - Medical Assistant
Position Type
full-time

Job Responsibilities

 

At Alliance Oncology, our team members focus on transforming the patient experience and delivering exceptional quality care. Our commitment to patient care and excellence are reasons Alliance Oncology is a national leader in radiation oncology. It’s also the reason why Alliance is the partner of choice for hospitals, physicians, and other healthcare providers to whom we offer the latest oncology technologies and care.

 

To assist all other members of the healthcare team in caring for the radiation therapy patients and family and Exhibits excellent working knowledge of patient care. 

 

Specific duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Provides direct care to patients by taking vital signs, drawing blood or assisting with procedures as directed by nurse or physician. 
  • Maintains clean patient care areas.  Ensures exam rooms have adequate supplies and equipment.  Maintains supplies as directed by RN.
  • Assists in maintaining patient medical records and departmental records.  Maintains patient confidentiality at all times.  Ensures that all test results are properly recorded, charted and given to medical providers in a timely manner.
  • Completes insurance filing assignments accurately as directed. 
  • Abides by departmental policies and procedures to include infection control, blood borne pathogens, precautions, radiation safety, privacy and HIPAA.  Appropriately refers questions, requests or problems to supervisors. 
  • Is a highly dependable member of the therapy team, and promotes goodwill and a positive image of the center.  Provides patient and family comfort and support as appropriate.  Collaborates with other team members in the care of the radiation patients and their families. 
  • Completes any additional job duties as assigned in a timely manner

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma of general education degree (GED) and one year certificate from college or technical school required.
  • CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant) or LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) or MA (Medical Assistant) program required.
  • CPR Certification required
  • Minimum of one (1) years experience in medical or related field; Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to work with patients, physicians and peers.

Physical Requirements:

  • The employee may be exposed to radioactive isotopes, ionizing radiation, and a strong magnetic field. May be exposed to radiation, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.
  • More than 50% of the time:
    • Sit, stand, walk.
    • Repetitive movement of hands, arms and legs.
    • See, speak and hear to be able to communicate with patients.
  • Less than 50% of the time:
    • Stoop, kneel or crawl.
    • Climb and balance.
    • Carry and lift (ability to move non-ambulatory patients from a sitting or lying position for transfer or to exam).

A division of Alliance HealthCare Services (NASDAQ: AIQ), we are an equal opportunity employer and we believe in strength through diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity & expression, status as a protected veteran, or disability.

 

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