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Certified Medical Assistant (CMA)

Company: Willamette Family, Inc.
Location: Eugene
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Job Description:

Description: About the agency: Consider a career at Willamette Family! We are a longstanding behavioral healthcare provider that strives to support our community. Willamette Family was recently accredited by the Council on Accreditation (COA), noting that we meet or exceed the national standards for excellence in behavioral healthcare. Employee Benefits include: * Health, Dental, Vision, life, and Supplemental insurance options * Healthcare Flexible Spending (FSA) * 403b Retirement Savings with company match * Robust time off package including paid sick leave, vacation time, and holidays for all full-time and regular part-time employees * Training and education benefits for employees who are employed for 24 months or longer as well as continued education training support * and more! Compensation:* $20-22/hr Depending on experience * This post is offering a $1000 signing bonus ( $500 at time of hire and $500 at the successful completion of 6-month trial service)POSITION SUMMARYResponsibilities include back-office duties such as phone triage, rooming patients, obtaining vitals, spirometry, assisting clinicians, and any other duties as assigned. The CMA will help patients with the promotion of abstinence, self-sufficiency, and self-determination. The CMA will help teach concepts of health promotion involving physical, mental, and social wellbeing. The CMA will be detail-oriented, strong at multi-tasking, and dedicated to high-quality patient care.ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES-- Screen and prepare patients for medical providers. Perform vital signs, visual and audio testing, peak flow meter, and documentation of patient complaints as necessary.-- Assist medical providers during patient examinations and treatment.-- Perform clerical duties associated with medical encounters. Handle telephone calls from clients, pharmacies, and laboratories.-- Participate in tracking outside referrals.-- Assist with maintenance of examination rooms.-- Review treatment instructions, directions for outside referrals, and follow-up care.-- Collect and process data as applicable to the medical clinic.-- Ensure documentation is complete.-- Ensure clear and timely communication between the patient and the health care team.-- Develop and maintain ongoing relationships with community providers and treatment team.-- Maintain confidentiality in accordance with 42 CFR Part 2 and HIPAA.-- Complete other duties as assigned.. Requirements: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS-- Certification in an accredited certified nurse's assisting program.-- Certification in BLS for Healthcare Providers.-- Minimum of one year of experience in Primary Care.-- Understanding of behavioral health issues.-- Concentration in Medication Assisted Treatment is preferredREQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIESKnowledge, skills, and abilities demonstrating competence through experience or education in the following essential job functions:-- advanced computer and data entry skills.-- Strong written and verbal communication skills-- Strong interpersonal skills-- Strong emphasis on multi-tasking-- Strong emphasis on customer service skills.-- Strong dedication to high-quality patient care-- Detail-orientedEQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYERWillamette Family Inc. prohibits discrimination on the basis of any characteristics protected by applicable local, state, federal laws and any agency policy including, but not limited to, discrimination based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex, or sexual orientation.PM20PI135097386

Keywords: Willamette Family, Inc., Eugene , Certified Medical Assistant (CMA), Healthcare , Eugene, Oregon

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