Fairview Health Services Medical Assistant - Orthopedics in Twin Cities, Minnesota
JobTitle Medical Assistant - Orthopedics
Specialty Medical Support Staff
Location Fairview Clinics-Fridley
Department Clinic - Surgical Specialties
Hours per 2 weeks 64
Date Posted 05/14/2018
Job Number 18-72832
Join the Fairview Clinics as a Medical Assistant in an Orthopedic setting! As a member of the care team, the Medical Assistant supports quality patient and family centered care principles through performing a variety of high level functions within a care team to support the needs of the healthcare team and patients/families.
To be successful the Medical Assistant must:
*Gather information and documents to support the patient visit
*Be responsible for adhering to all policies, procedures and practice guidelines
*Promote teamwork with all members of the health care team
*Maintain complete, timely and accurate clinical documentation for each patient and continually looking for opportunities to improve processes and workflow
*Room patients, take vitals and health history, document in an electronic medical record, give injections and assist with minor procedures
This position will work at Fridley, Andover , Blaine, Brooklyn Park, New Brighton, Columbia Heights, Elk River and Rogers.
*Graduate from an accredited Medical Assistant program (or be a current LPN within Fairview)
*Current BLS certification required upon hire
*Current certification by the AAMA
*Previous experience in a clinic setting
*Willingness and ability to work at other locations
About Fairview Health Services
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 11 hospitalsincluding an academic medical center and long-term care hospitalserving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.
Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairviews 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.