Job Description

Location: Steward Medical Group - West
Posted Date: 1/12/2022

Position Summary:

Medical Assistant's provide outstanding support to physicians and healthcare providers, to ensure world-class care for our patients. You will work at Southwest Family Medicine in West Jordan.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Place patients in exam rooms after registration, insuring that chart reflects current complaint/condition, medical history and any test results appropriate to follow-up visits. Take appropriate vital signs and document in chart.
  • Set-up room and/or equipment and assists with or performs as directed any special procedure, etc., including EKG procedures/tests.
  • Coordinate patient’s office visit discharge and if needed assists in arranging for diagnostic tests or referral exams.
  • Performs and/or assists physician with tests/procedures available in the office per their orders and in accordance with established safety and infection control procedures.
  • Ensures that blood or tissue samples are sent to appropriate referral laboratory.
  • Assist with contacting pharmacies for new or refill prescriptions per physician approval.
  • Obtains authorizations to perform tests, procedures or referrals to outside providers.
  • Cleans, sterilizes and packages surgical instruments/packs in the office setting.
  • Prepares all charts for next day’s appointments by reviewing physician notes to determine what must be available for the visit. To include retrieving x-rays, lab results, etc.
  • Maintains and rotates appropriate supplies/medications to be stocked in exam rooms. Appropriately discards any out of date medications.
  • Keeps patient areas and exam rooms clean and prepared on a daily basis. Uses bleach solution or antimicrobial solution for cleaning as appropriate.
  • Interacts professionally with patient/family.
  • Maintains HIPAA confidentiality at all times.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Knowledge of medical terminology
  • Graduate of Medical Assistant training program
  • COVID vacination or valid exemption

Benefits:

Got Loans?

Steward Medical Group will help you repay Medical Assistant student loans. After 90 days of employment MA’s working with SMG are eligible for up to $250 per month ($3000 per year) to make your loan payment. With proof of payments made, MA’s remain eligible for the program until their loans are paid off.

  • Health insurance through Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts
    • No deductibles apply to services provided by a Steward provider
    • Office visit copays are $0 when a member uses a Steward provider
    • Mental health and substance abuse visits have a $0 copay for all in-network providers
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Flex spending
  • Life Insurance
  • Short- and Long-term disability
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • 401k
    • with company match
  • Paid time off

Application Instructions

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