Medical Assistant

Details

  • Salary Range: $20.00 - $22.00 per hour
  • Hours: 30 - 32 hours per week
  • Department: NUNM Health Centers
  • Closing Date: Open until filled

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Certified Medical Assistant to support NUNM Clinical Care Teams, providers and students.  This support includes but is not limited to: OCHIN Epic EHR support, MyChart messaging, laboratory and phlebotomy, orders and referrals and prescription support.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide direct support for doctors, practitioners, and students regarding clinic and laboratory services, materials and patient care.
  • Patient follow up, i.e. prescription refills, telephone calls to patient’s to schedule appointments
  • Assisting students and faculty with in-house lab procedures and EKG/Spirometry
  • Assisting students and faculty with referrals (letters, orders, imaging, etc.)
  • Super User in EPIC or ability to become Epic Super User.
  • Provide EPIC support and help with on-going training of student clinicians and faculty for initial training, EPIC updates, refresher training, troubleshooting
  • Assist with coding
  • Maintains high level knowledge of and ability to apply federal HIPAA and OSHA regulations in relation to all patient management and clinic support.
  • Provide back-up assistance with covering the front desk: Provide patient check in/check out and scheduling services through the EMR. Verifying insurances, collecting copays and balances and reconciling deposits.
  • Attend all trainings and meetings as required by the Clinic and NUNM.

 

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • Certification as a Medical Assistant Required, Associates Degree or greater preferred.
  • Minimum 3 years prior experience as a Medical Assistant required.
  • Experience working with labs and phlebotomy required
  • Experience with EPIC and Alert IIS a plus.

 

PAY AND BENEFITS

  • $20.00 – $22.00 Base Salary
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Dental insurance
  • Medical insurance
  • Health savings and flexible spending accounts
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Short-term and long-term disability
  • Life insurance
  • Tuition assistance

 

 

This in-person position will be based at our campus in Portland, Oregon.