SCL Health Medical Assistant in DENVER, Colorado

MA SCL HEALTH MEDICAL GROUP YOU. You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a MedicalAssistant. Your compassion is tangible: whether your patient is 18 or 85, theyfeel it in the hand they hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleaguesfeel it in your support. You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly. Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible. US. SCL Health Medical Group is part of SCL Health, a faith-based,nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Withlocations throughout Colorado and Montana, we offer a wide variety ofprimary are specialty care services. Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family.Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. Buthealth is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind andsocial well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program toaddress your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives,digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off.We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning. WE. Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Wellencourage joy and take pride in our integrity. Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello andhigh five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spiritualityin healing. Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn. YOUR DAY As a MEDICAL ASSISTANT, you need to know how to: Promote mission, vision and values of SCL Healthcare Actively fulfills Best in the Nation goals Introduce and greet patient in a prompt and pleasant manner Record reasons for patient visit and anticipates healthcareproviders needs appropriately in EHR Prepare exam room and procedure rooms with necessary supplies andequipment Assist healthcare provider with examination, procedures andtreatments Assess patient barriers to learning Obtain vital signs, identify fall risks and reassures thatpatient is safe and comfortable Perform clinical skills competently that may include: givinginjections, obtaining specimens, venipuncture, blood pressure,Non-Stress Tests, EKG (including explaining and preparing patient),respiratory treatments, vision and hearing exams, pulse oximetry, andother skills as specified by site or clinic Triage telephone calls and prescription refill requests accordingto protocol, determines if emergency or routine and processes as per clinicprotocol Respond to emergency activity within the office according toprotocol Schedule diagnostics tests, treatments and acute officeappointments Comply with environment of care, patient safety and infectioncontrol procedures as established within the clinic and by the hospital Communicate with providers and other staff members by expressingverbal and written thoughts clearly and concisely Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide careappropriate to the age of the patients served May instruct patients in the use of a home glucometer based onclinic assignment May fill liquid nitrogen according to policy and training,based on clinic assignment Maintain patient files, records and other information Maintain patient confidentiality YOUR EXPERIENCE We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which iswhy we require: High school diploma or equivalent Graduation from an accredited program for Medical Assisting 2 years Medical Assistant experience preferred Medical Assistant Certification