Peak Vista Lead Medical Assistant - Fellowship in Colorado Springs, Colorado
Title:Lead Medical Assistant - Fellowship
Department Location:Health Center at Printers Parkway (APRN), 350 Printers Parkway, Colorado Springs, CO 80910
Category:Nursing / Allied Health / Clinical Support
Peak Vista Community Health Centers is a nonprofit health care organization whose mission is to provide exceptional health care to people facing access barriers through clinical programs and education. We provide integrated health care services to include medical, dental and behavioral health throughout 27 outpatient health centers within El Paso, Teller, Lincoln, Adams, Elbert and Kit Carson counties. We deliver care with our strong “Hospitality” culture. Our organization has over 950 employees and serves more than 94,000 patients annually in the Pikes Peak and East Central regions of Colorado. Peak Vista is accredited by the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care, Inc. (AAAHC).
Compensation (Pay): $18.64 to $21.44 based on experience
Education: Registered/Certified Medical Assistant or Colorado EMT required.
Work Experience: 2 years Medical Assistant experience required.
Certificates & Licenses: MA/EMT certificate and current CPR (BCLS) certification required
Provides patient care under the direction of a licensed healthcare provider. Schedules appointments and performs the necessary intake functions for arriving patients, assists in questions, directs telephone calls, and other patient service duties. Performs routine clinical and administrative duties in support of provider, patient, and assigned area. Provides training and coaching for the Medical Assistant team members while serving as the liaison to the Ambulatory Clinical Operations leadership.
*Successful candidates will complete pre-employment screening; which includes, but is not limited to a Criminal Background check. Peak Vista Community Health Centers is a drug and alcohol free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.
**PVCHC participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. E-Verify is an Internet-based system that compares information from an employee’s I-9 to data from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security and Social Security Administration Records. To learn more, visit: everify.com