Fairview Health Services  Medical Assistant - Urgent Care in Twin Cities, Minnesota

JobTitle Medical Assistant - Urgent Care

Specialty Medical Support Staff

Location Fairview Clinics-Andover

Department Clinic - Urg Care

Hours per 2 weeks 16

Shift Rotating day/evening

Date Posted 06/20/2018

Job Number 18-73513

Job Description:

Join the Andover Clinic as a Medical Assistant in an Urgent Care 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 every other weekend.

Job Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:

*Graduate from an accredited Medical Assistant program (or be a current LPN within Fairview)

*Current BLS certification required upon hire

Preferred Qualifications:

*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 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving 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, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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