Franciscan Health Medical AssistantFloatNonCert in Munster, Indiana
Franciscan Physician Network7905 Calumet Avenue Munster, IN 46321
Trade School / Certification Required
WHAT WE NEED
Medical assistants who thrive on variety
WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR
Franciscan Physician Network practices – from Family Medicine to Specialty Care – are always in need of efficient, experienced medical assistants. While each office has a staff we also maintain a float pool of medical professionals ready to deliver exceptional patient care wherever they are needed. If you love the idea of working in a variety of different practices, meeting new teams, and providing compassionate, joyful care – this is the job for you.
Are you a Medical Assistant ready for the challenge of floating? Do you pride yourself on your empathy with patients? Are you a whiz at getting a patient ready for an exam or test? Are you a strong team player? Do you love knowing that your skills are supporting a mission of faith-based care? We have a job waiting for you.
WHAT YOU WILL DO
Provide direct patient care, which may include rooming patients, taking vitals, obtaining a comprehensive medical history, administering vaccines, injections, and medications, phlebotomy, point of care testing and medication reconciliation.
Gather requirements from internal and external customers and provide information via phone, electronic messaging and in person.
Initiate and follow through on prior authorizations, referrals, and medication refills.
Enter patient information into the electronic medical records system and use systems to produce and conduct referrals, prior authorizations, medication research, and other related duties.
WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED
Prior Medical Assisting experience preferred.
Knowledge of hematology/blood collection technology, techniques, and procedures.
Customer service skills.
Knowledge of terminology used in diagnosis and classification of illnesses, injuries, and disabilities.
Follow directions as communicated in a variety of ways.
Show sincere interest in others and their concerns.
Understanding of patient handling techniques.
Knowledge of pharmaceutical terminology, generic and trade names, and ICD coding.
Develop effective relationships with patients, hospital departments, and other external parties.
Effectively communicate verbally and in writing.
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
1-3 Years Experience
Certification(s): Basic Life Support Program
EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law. Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights. Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.
PHYSICIAN OFFICE STAFF
Munster, IN, US, 46321
7905 Calumet Avenue