Medical Assistant -Covid Testing at Drive thru Testing centers

at Adecco Medical & Science
Location Palo Alto, CA
Date Posted July 25, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time

Description

Adecco Medical & Science is hiring for a "Medical Assistant- Covid Testing at Drive thru testing centers" for one of our leading clients in healthcare Industry in Palo Alto, CA.

Title: Medical Assistant for COVID Testing Centers

Time: 8:00AM- 5:00PM (Monday- Friday)

Pay Rate: $27.32/ Hour

Duration: 3-4 Months

Front and back office MA duties
MUST be ok working with COVID patients
Phlebotomy experience is a plus
Need someone flexible to jump in and assist as needed
Need to have at least 1+ year experience
EPIC experience is a PLUS

Job Summary:

-The Clinic Assistant /Medical Assistant (CA/MA), functions as a member of the clinic patient care team and functions as both Clinic Assistant and Medical Assistant as directed by the Clinic Manager or designee.
-The CA/MA performs all duties required to complete patient Check-in/Check-out, administer and coordinate the HMO referral and service authorization process, and performs other clinic front desk activities.
-The CA/MA performs technical and clerical tasks, and patient care tasks.

Reports to: Clinic Manager and supervised by the Clerical Lead. Clinical functions of the MA are supervised by a designated licensed person. Frequent contacts: Patients, Ancillary Services Personnel, Physicians, Third Party Payers, Physician's office staff.

Qualifications:
-Knowledge of medical terminology, required.
-Knowledge of ICD-9 and CPT coding and billing regulations, preferred.
-Completion of all requirements in a recognized Medical Assistant training program or completion of the minimal training requirements as outlined in Section 1366 of the Business and Professions Code required.
-One to two years prior experience as a Medical Assistant preferred. High school diploma or equivalent, required.
-Post-High School course work related to Front Office functions, preferred.
-One year work experience, required; experience in a Medical office, preferred.
-Completion of SHS Internship may be substituted for work experience requirement or Bachelors degree may be substituted for work experience requirement. Skill using keyboard and mouse for computer interface, required.

Abilities:
-Ability to communicate effectively with all levels of clinic staff and public required.
-Ability to work independently as well as an integral part of the patient care team is required.
-Ability to solve problems, and manage multiple priorities.

Licenses/Certifications:
-Current CPR required

Physical Requirements/Work Environment:
-The work involves considerable physical exertion such as frequent lifting of patients and equipment, bending and stooping, and walking. The work environment involves high risks with exposure to potentially dangerous situations or unusual environmental stress which require a range of safety and other precautions, where conditions cannot be controlled. Category I: There is risk of exposure to blood borne pathogens. Tasks involve exposure to blood, body fluids or tissues.

Interested candidates can send their updated resume at "ankita.singh@adeccona.com" or call at 650-745-0052.

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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